Polychrome Velvet, Italy, early 15th century velvet weave (cut and voided): silk thread
Ottoman silk with Çintamani motif, 16th century. Musée Historique des Tissus, Lyon, France. Unusual because this is usually yellow/gold motifs on a red ground
ottoman caftan silk with pomegranate design • informative article about 'caftans of the sultans' Smithsonian exhibition
16th Century velvet panel • ottoman turkish • silk and metal thread
Loom-width piece of velvet, late 15th century / Probably Bursa, Turkey, possibly Venice / Silk velvet pile and voided areas brocaded with silver-gilt-wrapped silk wefts
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Ottoman Clothing And Garments, Caftan, Osman II
Çintamani- The famous Ottoman fabrics were made chiefly of silk, and were constructed in a variety of complex weaves, such as brocade, velvet and voided velvet, lampas, damask, and more.