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Skirt (?)

Heavy red cotton or linen cloth on which are worked three rows of bunches of flowers with bright green, bright and light blue, pink, yellow, white and brown silk. Across the bottom is a conventional border of diamonds. Dotted over the ground are spots and crosses worked with a thin strip of metal.

Provenance

Purchased of E. Benguiat with money recieved from the sale of part of a porcelain set bequeathed by Mrs. Walter Baker

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Walter Baker

Turkish,

Accession Number

91.146

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes