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Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

46 x 119 cm (18 1/8 x 46 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.19 x .46

Accession Number

07.840

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground woven with strips of silver gilt, all-over pattern of bunches of flowers and birds, held in by an ogival framework. Colors soft yellow, green, light yellow, gray, white and black. The colors are so similar in value that they give a golden tone. A border has been sewed onto two sides.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection