Embroidery

Persian


Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 42.6 cm (6 7/8 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

83.243

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White linen ground, with the design of birds attacking kids, and plant forms, worked solidly, with red silk and linen thread wound with gilded gold beaters’ skin.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige