Embroidery on Purple Velvet
A late 19th century square velvet cover with a pattern of elaborate flower sprays, executed in an earlier Western European style, around a central geometric medallion. The silk velvet is covered with a very high quality gold thread couching. The card backing can be seen in some places.
Circa: 19th c.
Origin: Ottoman Empire
Material: silk velvet, gold thread, metallic coil, cardboard
Condition: some of the velvet area is worn, altogether producing a beautiful, worn look, good
Dimensions: 36" x 36"
Inventory number: TX3236