Dervish cap with cypress trees and birds

Persian
19th–20th century


Object Place: Iran

Dimensions

25.2 x 27.2 cm (9 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.441

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; linen plain weave embroidered with silk, backstitch

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Quilted pointed cap. Silk embroidered on cotton.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, Oct. 14, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection