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Panel

Probably Persian
19th century (?)


Object Place: Probably Persia

Dimensions

76 x 115 cm (29 15/16 x 45 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.519

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel. Connecting staggered rows of ogival compartments, formed by stylized leafy vines containing a repeating peacock motif. Narrow border with a repeating buta design. Outer border with repeating round blossom motif. Gold colored metallic supplemental weft yarns on a blue satin weave silk ground. Seam in center; uneven fading; some stains. Lined.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection