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Fabric length

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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Provenance

Purchased of D. G. Kelekian

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

97.476

Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocaded with silk and gilt-metal wrapped thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles