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The second half of the 16th century which is named as the classical age of Turkish art during Ottoman rule, was the most magnificent period for ceramics. This spray of stylized carnations in brilliant blues and coral is from a Mosque lamp. Such lamps were probably not used for lighting but suspended from chains in tombs and mosques. They served to enhance the aesthetic quality and acoustic capabilities of these interiors. (16th century)

Ground Ivory / Cotton
Hand Embroidery 50% Cotton / 45% Silk / 5% Rayon
Color Turquoise / Coral
Repeat V 13.75” / H 19”
Width 57”
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