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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)

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts