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Red satin ground. The ogival framework consists of gold bands detailed with red and gold blocks and broken by rosettes. In each ogee is a gold medallion bearing symmetrically arranged carnations in flower and in bud. The design is woven with gold thread, red, light green, light blue and white...

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Purchased of D. G. Kelekian

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish, Ottoman, late 16th or early 17th century

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Silk satin brocaded with silk and gilt-metal wrapped thread


Textiles and Fashion Arts