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Piece of brocade

Persian or Turkish


Dimensions

145 x 133 cm (57 1/16 x 52 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.33 x 1.45

Accession Number

99.162

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red ground: the design consists of star-like open flowers and leaves, and is woven with gold and silver thread and light green silk. About 15 centimeters from each end are three bands of eight-petaled flowers and leaves, woven with the same colors.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection