18th century (?)
Object Place: Persia
27 x 156 cm (10 5/8 x 61 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A symmetrical three blossom floral motif repeating within characteristic lobate compartments alternately over-turned. Narrow top and bottom borders with repeating round blossoms joined by a recurved vine motif. Mostly metallic yarns plus green, red, orange and black floss silk yarns almost entirely covering a red silk ground. Metallic yarns tarnished; slightly worn. Lined.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection