Cushion cover

Turkish or Persian


81 x 43 cm (31 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk velvet

Not On View


Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts



The ground of the main field is deep pinkish red. The design of open rosette-like flowers, connected by delicate stems and leaves, is of dark blue, white and yellowish green. The ground of the main border is dark blue. The design of rosette-like flowers, connected by curving leaves, is of deep pinkish red, white and green. Narrow guard bands of white, red, blue and green with designs of open flowers, connected by stems, finished both sides of the main border.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection