Piece of brocade
Height x width (a): 15 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (39 x 8.5 cm) Height x width (b): 5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in. (14.5 x 8.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
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Gray-blue satin ground, the design of an ogvial framework detailed with round spots, circles and flowers in profile and open, and enclosing palmette-like forms, is woven with bright red, light green, and white silk and tarnished metal thread. Pieced very like 15.1110 and 15.1117.
Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection