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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.298
Title
Velvet with palm motif within ogival lattice
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Fragment of Diaper-Patterned Velvet with Design of Flower Decorated Palmettes: Cut, Voided Red and Green Silk Velvet Brocaded with Silver Gilt Thread
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
c. 1550-1650
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Turkey
Period
Ottoman period
Culture
Ottoman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/215866
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Cut velvet with silver and silver-gilt thread
Technique
Velvet
Dimensions
64 x 46 cm (25 3/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The Edwin Binney, 3rd Collection of Turkish Art at the Harvard Art Museums
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.298
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Edwin Binney III, Turkish Treasures from the Collection of Edwin Binney, 3rd, exh. cat., Portland Art Museum (Portland, OR, 1979), pp187-188, Textile 7

Exhibition History

Recent Acquisitions , Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/15/1986 - 01/04/1987

The Edwin Binney 3rd Collection of Turkish Art at the Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/16/1987 - 08/02/1987

Court and Conquests, Ottoman Origins and the Designs for Handel's "Tamerlano" at the Glimmerglass Opera, Equitable Gallery, New York, 11/18/1998 - 01/23/1999

A Grand Legacy: Arts of the Ottoman Empire, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 10/09/1999 - 01/02/2000

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