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Piece of brocade

Persian?


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/16 x 6 1/8 in. (5.5 x 15.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.963

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with white silk and silver thread. The dark brown, green and pink silk with which the powder of small flowers is woven shows through and tones the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection