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The field is divided equally into nine compartments. Repeationg in each is a conventionalized floral spray consisting of a central serrated leaf from which seven large and several small leafy flowers radiate in a symmetrical fashion. A simple sun motif repeats at least once in each compartment....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Turkish, 19th century (?)

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

43.377

Medium or Technique

Linen gauze embroidered with silk, linen, and metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles