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Sash

A work made of linen(?), plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in long and short, stem, fishbone, and satin stitches; applied gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk edging at warp ends; silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk buttonhole variation edging along weft edge.
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  • A work made of linen(?), plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in long and short, stem, fishbone, and satin stitches; applied gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk edging at warp ends; silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk buttonhole variation edging along weft edge.

Date:

18th century

Artist:

Turkey

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Sash

Origin

Turkey

Date

Made 1701–1800

Medium

linen(?), plain weave; embroidered with silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in long and short, stem, fishbone, and satin stitches; applied gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk edging at warp ends; silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk buttonhole variation edging along weft edge

Dimensions

155 × 18.5 cm (61 × 7 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Burton Y. Berry

Reference Number

1949.224

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