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Fragment of border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 3/8 x 31 1/8 in. (3.5 x 79 cm)

Accession Number

00.583

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with bright yellow silk and silver gilt. The design consists of undulating stems, bearing open flowers and birds, and is woven with red, pink, white, green, blue and light brown silk. On two sides are narrow borders of small conventional flower forms.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection