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Fragment

Persian
17th century


Dimensions

23 x 34.5 cm (9 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .345 x .23

Accession Number

31.399

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment. Ground: faded blue silk. Design: birds with a crests sitting on a bushes, in the interspaces a conventionalized fish, woven with neutral faded yellow silk. Very much worn. Along one edge a selvedge with one cord.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection