Piece of brocade

Persian or Turkish


Dimensions

34 x 67 cm (13 3/8 x 26 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .67 x .34

Accession Number

00.612

Medium or Technique

Fabrics: brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of dark blue silk. The all-over close design of conventional flowers and leaves is woven with yellow silk which was probably wound originally with narrow strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection