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Fragment of a border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 9/16 x 7 1/16 in. (4 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

00.619

Medium or Technique

Fabrics: brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with yellow silk and silver gilt. The design which consists of an undulating stem, bearing roses, carnations, buds and leaves, is woven with light and dark blue, two shades of red, pink, white, green, brown and yellow silk. On two sides are narrow borders of spots of the same colors.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection