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Border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 20 7/8 x 1 9/16 in. (53 x 4 cm)

Accession Number

15.474

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with yellow silk, sparsely wound with strips of silver gilt. On this are dark blue and yellowish red flowers with white stems and green leaves. Part of the design is outlined with white. On the sides are narrow blue and white borders of reciprocal design.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection