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Scarf

Natural color cotton, embroidered with gilt yarns and polychrome silk yarns, mostly in satin stitch. Border design of an undulating vine with different kinds of leaves and flowers. On each end with in the border two more vines placed diagonally form compartments for design of pavilions and star...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Willard Bigelow

Turkish, 1800–50

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

68.38

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered, satin stitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes