Textile fragment with soldiers and male captives

Persian
Safavid Dynasty
mid-16th century


Object Place: Iran

Dimensions

52.5 x 51 cm (20 11/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.107

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal-wrapped Silk; brocaded lampas

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light blue satin ground, the design of men, flowers and plants, is woven with clear white, cream white, yellow, green and black silk. Much pieced.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, February 11, 1904.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection