Fragment

Persian


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

Height x width: 25 9/16 x 17 11/16 in. (65 x 45 cm)

Accession Number

93.987

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and twill weave with patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection