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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.


Narrow rectangular field-- a man bloweing a horn stands atop a building with symmetrically protuding branches. On either side is a ship with three masts, three men on deck and one aloft holding a flag. All highly stylized floral medallions with in connecting compartments and floral sprays in...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Eastern Mediterranean (Bulgaria?), 18th–19th century

Object Place

Eastern Mediterranean, Bulgaria ?

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton leno-weave with silk and metallic-wrapped silk embroidery, silk looped fringe trim, and silk strié


Textiles and Fashion Arts