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Cushion cover

The ground of the main field is white with an all-over design of seed-vessels, hyacinths, rosettes and cones, of green and pink velvet. On each end is a border of oblong medallions enclosing carnations and buds of the same flower.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Turkish, 18th–19th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with silver colored metallic strip wrapped on silk core


Textiles and Fashion Arts