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Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width: 18 5/16 x 18 1/8 in. (46.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

15.1109

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright red silk ground on which are rows of flowering trees alternating with rows of sprays of three flowers and a leaf. Between each tree is a flower and a bud(?). The design is woven with gold thread and is in places outlined with bright green or gray silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection