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Border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 15/16 x 15 3/8 in. (7.5 x 39 cm)

Accession Number

15.1093

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground of the main border is black, on this are large palmette-like forms of blue, yellow, and pink. The grounds of the main borders are white, on these are pointed pink buds with black calyxes and leaves; on the sides is pink silk. Pieced.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection