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Bridal Bedcover

A work made of five panels joined: silk, satin weave; embroidered with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in laid work and couching over card; lined with cotton, twill weave.
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  • A work made of five panels joined: silk, satin weave; embroidered with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in laid work and couching over card; lined with cotton, twill weave.

Date:

c. 1877

Artist:

Turkey, Istanbul

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bridal Bedcover

Origin

Turkey

Date

1867–1887

Medium

Five panels joined: silk, satin weave; embroidered with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in laid work and couching over card; lined with cotton, twill weave

Dimensions

228 × 204.5 cm (89 3/4 × 80 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of anonymous

Reference Number

2010.225

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