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Cover. Large off-center, wheel-like medallion with a rim having a repeating stylized vegetative motif. Similar smaller medallions and squares surrounded by leaf(?) motifs fill the field. Predominantly red and blue with green, yellow and black silk yarns on a tan cotton ground. Gool condition....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

W. Turkestan (Bokhara), 19th century(?)

Object Place

Bokhara, Turkey (Western)

Accession Number

52.465

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles