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Fragment

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 1/8 x 6 5/16 in. (15.5 x 16 cm)

Accession Number

16.270

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale neutral yellow silk with portions of a design of human figures and flowering plants woven with dark brown silk. Portions of the design were originally pink, yellow, and blue, but these are indistinguishable since it is very much worn, faded, and darned.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection