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Measurements
190cm x 22cm
Place of Origin
Turkey
Historical Period/Date
18th Century (1770-1799 Late)
Registration Number
1993-069
Donated/Purchased
Donated
Techniques
Metal Thread Embroidery,Surface Stitchery,
Objects
Costume Accessories - Men,Sashes,

Physical Description

A Turkish sash or Uckur of natural coloured, hand woven linen. It is a half loom width embroidered with silver gilt and silk threads in satin stitch and double darning. There is a narrow border of flower motifs beneath two large flower sprays at each end of the sash.

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