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Fragment

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

13 x 18 cm (5 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .18 x .13

Accession Number

31.62

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: linen completely covered. Design: conventionalized leaves and flowers worked with reddish orange, light reddish orange, blue green and yellow and a little black silk in satin-stitch on a worn gold ground, gilded silver wound on yellow silk, couched with neutral yellow silk.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund