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Piece of brocade

Persian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/16 x 9 5/8 in. (66.5 x 24.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.398

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: reddish orange silk. Design: flowering plants growing from mounds, woven (broché) with green, blue, and neutral violet and faded pink silk, and worn silver wound on white silk. Vertical lines pressed into piece which were originally sewed. Faded and worn. Like 15.1108 returned and T.122-1909 Victoria and Albert Museum.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection