Cap. quilting

Persian


Dimensions

1.8 x 50 cm (11/16 x 19 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .50 around the face .18 high

Accession Number

15.1113

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pointed cap of white linen(?), across the bottom are three borders, two narrow ones of oblique lines and triangles, one wider one of birds and flowers in profile. On the two sides of the cap are two symmetrical trees with birds on them. The seams are joined with lace stiches. Partly lined with white cotton, on which are printed brown leaves.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection