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Part of a cushion cover?

Red velvet ground, the corners and central form are woven with white silk and tarnished metal, and detailed with carnations and buds, of red and light green velvet; on each end is a row of five sided forms, in each of which is a bud and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Turkish or Persian, 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

77.257

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with silk wrapped metalic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles