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    Length of Fabric, ca. 1565–80. Turkish. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1952 (52.20.21) | Spectacular silks with large patterns were favored materials for luxury garments among the courtly elite of sixteenth-century Istanbul and were often used for the bold, richly colored caftans of the Ottoman sultans. #OneMetManyWorlds

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    Gerard Titus-Carmel (France).

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    gems, via Flickr. Ive long been a fan of Valerie Roybal's collages.

    Topkapi palace, Istanbul

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