Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Cushion Cover
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Cushion Cover

Circular medallions bearing rosebuds and concentric circles; at each end, niches with flowers.

Artist/maker unknown, Turkish

Geography:
Made in Turkey, Asia

Period:
Ottoman Empire (1299-1923)

Date:
Early 17th century

Medium:
Silk and cotton cut velvet weave with silver and gilt thread brocading wefts (çatma)

Dimensions:
53 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches (135.9 x 64.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

* Gallery 223, Asian Art, second floor

Accession Number:
1876-1523

Credit Line:
Purchased with Museum funds, 1876

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