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Persian (Iran)
first half 20th century


Object Place: Iran, Persia

Dimensions

56 x 71 cm (22 1/16 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.489

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound woven/Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue floss silk satin weave ground with rows of a stylized trefoil floral design, with a lattice filler pattern, in comber repeat. Red, blue and yellow silk yarns; the yellow having widely spaced metallic wrapping. Pieced; worn in spots. Attached paper tag reading, “Iran Teheran 219”.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection