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Square panel

Persian (?)
18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Persia (?)

Dimensions

46 x 41 cm (18 1/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.443

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Central blossom motif, with stylized straight sprigs radiating from it, within a spiked medallion having stylized leaf and blossom motives on its points. Border with a repeating blossom and leaf motif. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns on a green silk satin weave ground. Ground badly worn in center and corners; missing yarns. Lined.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection