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Pieces of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 4 15/16 x 9 7/16 in. (12.5 x 24 cm) Height x width (b): 2 3/8 x 4 5/16 in. (6 x 11 cm)

Accession Number

15.477a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gold stripes, on which are scrolling stems bearing carnation-like flowers, buds and small leaves, separated by guard bands and a dull violet stripe, on which are conventional leaves, etc., of gold. The colors are light and dark green, gray, blue, two shades of pink and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection