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Prayer mat

Persian


Dimensions

116 x 149 cm (45 11/16 x 58 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.49 x 1.16

Accession Number

23.151

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pinkish red velvet. The main field is surrounded by a line of blue and a line of white velvet. A double prayer niche is indicated by lines of white velvet. Within this are two bands of white velvet. The border is ornamented with a conventional design of white and pale yellow velvet. Made up of two breadths.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection