Late 18th–early 19th century
Object Place: Persia
Height x width: 19 7/8 x 2 15/16 in. (50.5 x 7.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Silver ground; the design of scrolling stems bearing carnations, iris, open roses and other flowers and leaves, is woven with pale grayish-violet silk. The design of the guard bands consists of open pink flowers connected by a curving stem bearing one leaf. Deep salmon-pink silk on sides. Pieced; very similar in design to 15.1096.
Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran
Denman Waldo Ross Collection