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Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

43 x 131 cm (16 15/16 x 51 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.31 x .43

Accession Number

00.586

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of dark blue satin. It is closely covered with large diamond-shaped conventional flower forms, connected by leaves in profile. The intervening spaces are closely filled with floral forms. The design is woven with yellow, white, orange and dark blue silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection