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Panel

Possibly Persian
Late 19th–20th century


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

80 x 79 cm (31 1/2 x 31 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2386

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound Weaving

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Field filled by a simple symmetrical floral design repeating in dense staggered rows. White satin-weave silk warp yarns with red and yellow silk, plus silver and gold colored wrapped (metallic?), weft yarns. Edging; a band of blue and yellow silk with a Greek key design. Good condition. See: 51.2387.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection