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Rectangular panel. Motif of simple stylized, round, scalloped edge blossom, enclosed by a pair of simple leaves, repeats lengthwise in two rows amidst buta, leaf and various blossom motives. Border with simple quatre-foil and triple leaved sprig motives repeating alternately. Red, green and...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably W. Turkestan, 18th–19th century(?)

Object Place

Turkey (Western) ?

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts