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Rectangular cover

Made up of pieces of embroidered and plain linen. Tabby-woven linen ground, showing serpentine stalks bearing tulip buds and snowflake-like leaves, within a rectangle. Narrow border of similar motif on smaller scale. Pattern embroidered with red, blue, green and pale ochre silks in darning and...

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Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Turkish, 18th century

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Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts