Fragment of a Kaftan Back

Object Name: Fragment
Date: mid-16th century
Geography: Turkey, probably Istanbul
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk, metal wrapped thread; taqueté (seraser)
Dimensions: Textile: L. 52 in. (132.1 cm) W. 27 in. (68.6 cm) Mount: L. 58 3/16 in. (147.8 cm) W. 33 1/8 in. (84.1 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Woven
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1952
Accession Number: 52.20.15

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