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Fine white cotton

Persian


Dimensions

Overall: 115 x 121 cm (45 1/4 x 47 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.8369

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is embroidered with white thread and a fine design of diamonds, enclosing four-lobed symmetrical forms. The five borders are also worked with white thread and with designs made up of diamonds and vertical and zig-zag lines.

Provenance

Brought from Persia by Mrs. J.W. Hawkes. Purchased from Mrs. J. W. Hawkes.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund