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Fragment of a border

Persian


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 1 3/4 x 15 3/4 in. (4.5 x 40 cm) Height x width (b): 1 9/16 x 17 1/2 in. (4 x 44.5 cm)

Accession Number

98.978a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with pale yellow silk and silver gilt. The design of an undulating vine bearing conventional carnations and roses, is woven with white, deep pink, dark green and blue silk. On two sides are narrow borders with spots of the same colors.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection