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Drawn-work

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

3.5 x 34.5 cm (1 3/8 x 13 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .345 x .035

Accession Number

31.69

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of ornamental band. Ground: cream-white linen, with threads drawn out parallel to band. Design: meander formed by interlocking hooks worked like tapestry with silk (red, pink, blue, and light blue on a neutral ground). Dark and light herring-bone along sides.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund