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Drawn-work

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

7 x 44 cm (2 3/4 x 17 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .44 x .07

Accession Number

31.63

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of ornamental band. Ground: cream-colored linen with threads drawn out parallel to band. Design: conventionalized plants worked like free tapestry with silk (pink and white flowers with green leaves on pale neutral yellow ground, on three sides narrow bluish green border with small reddish brown trees).

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund