Fragment with palmettes, leaves, and floral quatrefoils

Persian
17th century


Object Place: Iran

Dimensions

87 x 18.5 cm (34 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1668

Medium or Technique

Silk cut-and-voided velvet with gold-colored metal-wrapped on silk core

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Velvet with design of palmettes, leaves and open four-petalled flowers, detailed with small flowers, is of dull blue, deep red, yellow and dark blue on a metallic ground.

Provenance

Denman Ross Collection, given Nov. 3, 1904

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection