Embroidered panel, one of probably 3 or 4 panels that comprised a large bed cover. The silk embroidery done in couched and pulled counted stitch.The design is of alternating blue and gold flowers. The background covered with the cotton thread embroidery.Mounted on a frame onto beige cotton.
Circa: 18th c.
Origin: Ottoman Empire (Turkey)
Material: silk and cotton embroidery on linen
Condition: minor discoloration to linen, excellent
Dimensions: 21 x 84
Inventory number: TX3559