Fragment with flowering plants
Object Place: Iran
11 x 82 cm (4 5/16 x 32 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .82 x .11
Medium or Technique
Silk and metal-wrapped silk; plain weave with continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts attached in twill order with supplementary warps
Not On View
The tarnished gold ground is woven with yellow silk, wound with thin gold. The design of semi-symmetrical sprays of convolvulus, is woven with white, light and darker pink, light and darker green silk.
Horace G. Tucker Memorial Fund and Seth Augustus Fowle Fund. Ross gift : Jan. 3, 1924. Purchased from Andersen Galleries, March 6, 1924.
Horace G. Tucker Memorial Fund and Seth Augustus Fowle Fund