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Embroidery

Unbleached linen of crêpe weave; groups of heavy white cotton threads are woven in at intervals; on each end are borders of drawnwork, s-like forms and conventional flowers, worked with deep salmon pink, bright blue, green, pale yellow, black silk and narrow strips of silver gilt. The warp...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Accession Number

95.1259

Medium or Technique

Cotton, linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles