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Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

69 x 185 cm (27 3/16 x 72 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.85 x .69

Accession Number

91.142

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark blue on which are rows of palm leaves woven with light blue, green, yellow and pink silk, so as to give a changeable effect. Pieced.

Provenance

91.142 through 91.148 were purchased of E. Benguiat, with money recieved from the sale of part of the porcelain set bequethed by Mrs. Walter Baker. Purchased for $10.00.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Walter Baker