wallacegardens: Turkish woven textile, tulips, late 16th Century, silk and silver lamella. The tulips represent true-to-life depictions of Turkish plants, but with the added abstract emblem-like elements.
ottoman furnishing fabric • 16th century silk velvet • made in Bursa to challenge Italian competition • stay with us at www.istanbulplace.com holiday apartments to see more of these in the museum collections there
Türk Lale Motif
contemporary re-interpretation of ottoman tulip textile - would make lovely embroidery design
Turkish Silk Velvet Yastik, 17th Century Google Image Result for http://venetianred.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/catma5.jpg