19th–early 20th century
Object Place: Dervish, Persia
29 x 28.1 x 28.1 cm (11 7/16 x 11 1/16 x 11 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton embroidery with silk thread trim
Not On View
Tall, conical shape, rounded slightly at top. Made in four pieces, seamed. Fine, natural tabby-woven cotton finely quilted in geometric patterns. Some of the spaces stuffed with heavy, dark blue yarns. Lined with lavender and white printed cotton. Edged with narrow band of crocheted natural silk. Soiled and stained.
Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts