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Set of attached sleeves

Crimson velvet trimmed with silk cord wrapped in gold metallic strips, cuffs lined with bright blue brocaded silk embroidered with polychrome threads in floral design. Condition: Fair; lining stained, velvet worn at armpit.

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Hill

Turkish, mid-19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

138.43 cm (54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.592

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery, Velvet, Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes