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Fragment

Indian or Persian


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 7 11/16 x 6 7/8 in. (19.5 x 17.5 cm) Height x width (b): 8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in. (21 x 13.5 cm) Height x width (c): 4 15/16 x 6 7/8 in. (12.5 x 17.5 cm) Height x width (d): 5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (14 x 12 cm) Height x width (e): 4 1/2 x 6 11/16 in. (11.5 x 17 cm) Height x width (f): 6 7/8 x 1 15/16 in. (17.5 x 5 cm)

Accession Number

24.406a-f

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of scales is woven with yellow silk wound with narrow strips of tarnished metal and outlined with red silk. The piece is made up of fragments sewed together which include fragments of a floral border design, very much faded, separated into 6 frags.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection