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Velvet cushion cover (yastik yuzu)
Velvet cushion cover (yastik yuzu)
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metallic Thread; Cut Voided Velvet, Supplementary-weft Brocading
Dimensions:
99.1 x 59.7 cm (39 x 23 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Ottoman Period
Accession Number:
1982.14.19
Acquisition Date:
1982-03-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Alan Fleishhacker through The Fine Arts Museums Foundation

Lac or cochineal red cut voided velvet with central medallion with end lappets and floral sprays. Applied red tasseled fringe is not original and not consistent with the object. DMott-7/03
Described in the dept. binder as a scutari cover. Measurements do not include fringe.

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