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Rectangular panel. Cut and voided red silk velvet on a green ground of silk warps and cotton wefts. Central stylized oblong floral motif. A floral spray, similarily stylized, appears in each corner angled towards the center. Bordered by an undulating spikey band with a repeating tear-drop...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably Turkish, 18th–19th century (?)

Accession Number

47.291

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles