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Sash

Sheer, plain woven linen ground, embroidered on both ends with polychrome silks and gilt silver yarns in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Design of large flowering plant with long slender leaves. Linen yellowed and stained. Silks faded, gilt silver yarns worn and tarnished....

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn

Turkish, Probably 18th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

1970.559

Medium or Technique

Linen; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes