Explore the CollectionShirt

Measurements
790cm x 60cm
Place of Origin
Turkey
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1930-1969 Mid)
Registration Number
2010-001
Donated/Purchased
Donated
Techniques
Chain Stitch,Cross Stitch,
Objects
Costume - Women,Shirts,

Physical Description

Shirt of coarse hand-woven fabric, the body of which is embroidered with two vertical rows of large medallions and four rows of small medallions. This pattern is repeated on the reverse of the shirt. Sleeves are made from a single rectangular piece of fabric, heavily embroidered with three horizontal bands of repeated motifs. Stitches are cross stitch in colours and chain stitch in metallic thread. Colours are red, green, yellow and black.

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