Afghan or Persian
Object Place: (Kandahar), Afganistan or Persia
105 x 78.5 cm (41 5/16 x 30 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
White silk on a white cotton ground. A pointed archway beneath which is a cartouche, containing an inscription, flanked by leaf sprays. Beneath this is a pair of geometric tree motifs in drawnwork. All within a rectangular border surrounded by simple geometric tree and Shiite motifs. Random stains; badly creased in center.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection