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Ground: white cotton. Design: a border on four sides of conventionalized trees and buildings worked in double running in lines and steps with several shades of pink, violet, blue, green, and orange silk and gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) slightly stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Turkish, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts