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Piece of velvet

Persian or Turkish


Dimensions

75.5 x 64 cm (29 3/4 x 25 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

77.264

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with silver colored metal strip wrapped on silk core

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red velvet ground with an ogival frame-work, and carnations in profile, woven with white and yellow silk, and tarnished metal thread and detailed with flowers and groups of crescents of red velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer