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Piece of brocade

Persian or Turkish


Dimensions

75 x 87 cm (29 1/2 x 34 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .87 x .75

Accession Number

99.160

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark blue silk ground. The design of arabesques is woven with silver thread, yellow silk and faded cream color. Some of the silver thread is made on a white foundation and some on a pale pink foundation.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection