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16th Century Bursa silk with with gold metal-wrapped thread • The Metropolitan Museum of Art collection

Loom width with floral and tiger–stripe design, century Turkey, Bursa Silk, metal–wrapped thread;

Yastik [Turkey] (30.95.66) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Cushion Cover (Yastik): Date- Century Geography- Turkey Culture- Ottoman Museum Held- The Met Technique-silk, cotton, metal wrapped silk, cut and voided velvet brocade Motifs- central medallion surrounded by carnations, tulips and serrated leaves

Ottoman textile fragment, c.1900, from the Vintage Textile archives.

Late-Ottoman textile fragment, from the Vintage Textile archives. 'Two-sided' embroidery (front and rear are identical). Polychrome silk on linen.

Ottoman Embroidered Dress

Detail of a late-Ottoman embroidered 'bindalli entari’ (bridal/festive women's robe).