Cap

Persian?


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 42 cm (8 11/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1112

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pinkish red silk, on this are embroidered rows of pointed conventional and symmetrical plant forms of alternating gold, red and two shades of green and silver. On the lower edge is a piece of gold brocade with small flowers woven into it and a white border with blue lines and disks. Lined with red printed cotton.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection