Indian or Persian
Object Place: India or Persia
134.5 x 88 cm (52 15/16 x 34 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular cover, made up of pieces of three different fabrics. All fabrics show broken warp twill on satin silk grounds, brocaded with powder of palmette cones in gold or silver yarn: central section gold on pinkish red; borders silver on ultramarine; corner blocks gold on pinkish red. Lined with red cotton twill bound with lavender and black checked silk. Soiled and worn; brown stains.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts