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Fragment squares

Blue satin ground; on each small fragment are seen portions of a design consisting of small flowers and long pointed leaves detailed with hyacinth forms woven with gold thread and white, red, and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish, 16th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

22.268a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk, foil-wrapped silk; compound satin, brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles