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Cover. Red velvet ground. A simple flaming sun cradled in the curve of a crescent moon, worked entirely in gold colored metal strips, repeats in rows of five and six alternately; six rows in all. Bordered by a simplified small scale version of this motive repeating on either side of an...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish(?), 18th–19th century

Object Place

Turkey(?)

Accession Number

51.2806

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles