Embroidery

Persian


Dimensions

75 x 65 cm (29 1/2 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.588

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with silk embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton, on which are arranged diagonal bands of floral ornament, embroidered with blue, yellow, red, green, light brown and white silk. Only the outline of the flowers is worked. Between the floral bands are narrow bands of herringbone design, worked with bluish-green and yellow. On each end is a floral border.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection