Persian or Turkish
Overall: 10 x 14.5cm (3 15/16 x 5 11/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Five-sided, the foundation is entirely covered with a geometrical design embroidered with dark blue, dark pinkish red, green, yellow and white. On one side is a large bright yellow medallion detailed with blue and red forms, on the other side is a white medallion with one cleft point and detailed with a conventional tree. Bound and drawn up with red, and red, black and yellow braid and decorated with colored silk tassels.
Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection