Panel

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

98.5 x 61.5 cm (38 3/4 x 24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.401

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white silk, scale pattern in weft twill on cloth weave. Design: in the center a niche bordered by vertical stripes, with similar stripes on edge of panel, woven (weft twill) with white silk (originally wounded with gilded silver), powedered with flowering plants woven (weft twill) with pink and green silk. Pieced, worn, and stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection