Turkish or Persian
120 x 66.8 cm (47 1/4 x 26 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet brocade with silver colored metallic strip wrapped on silk core
Not On View
The ground is woven with yellow silk and tarnished metal; in the center is a rosette, and on each end are vases of flowers. A border of flowers surrounds the central part, and across each end are oblong medallions curved at one end, each contain conventional plants. The design is of red and light green velvet.
Gift of Martin Brimmer