Object Place: Persia
Height x width: 25 9/16 x 17 11/16 in. (65 x 45 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin and twill weave with patterning wefts
Not On View
Black satin ground closely covered with three sizes of “pear” or”palm” leaves and small flowers, woven with white, light blue, light green and pink silk. Sewed onto the top and bottom are bands of black satin with rows of separate “pear” or “palm” leaves. Pieced.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection