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Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

Overall: 148.9 x 52.7 cm (58 5/8 x 20 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.108

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep cream colored ground. The design consists of a close vine bearing leaves and flowers, suggesting roses, and is woven with gold thread and separated by groups of three or five gold bands. The warp threads of the plain bands are pink. Pieced and discolored.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection