Square hand-embroidered table-cloth made from silk, or possibly rayon, embroidered with golden and white silk thread. Worked mainly in chain-stitch with a wide border of solid paisleys and a large paisley on each corner with floral details. The central field of the cloth features scattered 'tughra-like' motifs.table-cloth; Ottoman dynasty; 19thC(late)-20thC(early); Syria; London

Square hand-embroidered table-cloth made from silk, or possibly rayon, embroidered with golden and white silk thread. Worked mainly in chain-stitch with a wide border of solid paisleys and a large paisley on each corner with floral details. The central field of the cloth features scattered 'tughra-like' motifs.table-cloth; Ottoman dynasty; 19thC(late)-20thC(early); Syria; London

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