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Cushion cover

Heavy, tabby-woven linen ground embroidered with polychrome silks in cross and herringbone stitches and needle-weaving. Pattern show symmetrical flowering vines or trees arranged as columns and separated by open work stripes. Folded and stitched to piece of plain cotton. Free edge raveling.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Turkish, Early 20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

59.597

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles