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A repeating simple undulating stalk with pomegranate and tulip motifs repeating alternately along its length. A chinitmari motif is scattered over the field. Border bearing a repeating simple leaf motif. Gold and silver colored metallic yarns plus some silk yarns on a red silk ground. Some...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 16th–17th century (?)

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

43.378

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles