Piece of brocade
63 x 101 cm (24 13/16 x 39 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.01 x .63
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The ground is woven with silk and tarnesh metal thread, with a powder of “palm” or “cone” shapes composed of flowers woven pink, green, and blue silk. A border of “palms” of large size on a ground of worn yellow silk and tarnished metal is sewed around the edge.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection