Piece of brocade

Persian
17th century


Dimensions

67 x 67.5 cm (26 3/8 x 26 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.616

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk ground, with a design of small conventionalized parrots in rose bushes woven blue, green, neutral yellow and a little metal thread. Very much worn, full of holes, and pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John L. Batchelder