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Cushion cover

Plain-woven unbleached linen ground embroidered with silk threads in rust, light blue, light green, taupe and cream create floral and vegetal motif, with border of light blue whipstitch; lining of coarser-weave linen. Condition: Fair, some staining.

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Hill

Turkish, early to mid-19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

55.88 x 102.87 cm (22 x 40 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.593

Medium or Technique

Linen, Silk; embroidery, Whipstitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles