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Tan linen gauze with drawn-work and embroidery in polychrome silk and some metallic yarns. A central square compartment containing a maze motif within a six pointed cartouche. Similar compartments in each corner and at the mid-point of each side. Tent (?) motifs, simple bird and ewer motifs...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 18th–19th century (?)

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

43.451

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles