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Sheer, tabby-woven linen with narrow weft stripes of cotton, embroidered at each end with pink, green, beige, and yellow silks and gold yarns, in rococo, double darning and other stitches. Pattern shows branches of three pears or pear-shaped blossoms poised over shallow footed dishes. Short...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian

Turkish, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

59.611

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes