Embroidered silk and cotton dress trim from Uzbekistan. Trim like this would be used to decorate the front edge of a woman’s dress, it would be tacked to outer garments then removed for washing.
|Medium/Material||Cotton embroidered with silk|
|Dimensions||H-47 W-3 inches|
|Year Range from||1800|
|Year Range to||1900|
19th Century AD
|Exhibition and Publication History||*"Interwoven Worlds: Exploring Domestic and Nomadic Life in Turkey," GTM at Flushing Town Hall, March 9-April 29, 2012. A. Winter and A. Bauer, Curators.|