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Border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 9/16 x 10 7/16 in. (4 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

15.1101

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Silver ground, the design of a curving and bent stem, bearing carnations, roses, iris and other flowers in profile, is woven with pink, white, dark blue and green silk. The guard bands have a design of small dark blue trefolis turning outward.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection