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Embroidered coverlet
Description: 

Embroidered coverlet with multi-colored floral decoration, metal lace edge, lined

Place of fabrication: 
Turkey
Date Period: 
Late 18th century
Materials: 
Linen ground and lining; silk and metal thread embroidery; metal thread lacework
Technique: 
Embroidery, bobbin lace
Dimensions: 
57,5 x 27,5
Condition: 
Poor: linen ground very fragile, several tears and repairs, damaged edges, folds
Notes: 
Probably assembled from an old piece of embroidery; design runs in opposite directions
Provenance: 
By purchase