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Prayer mat

Persian (made from imported Kashmir shawl fabric


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1.54 x 1.02

Accession Number

22.374

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The main field below the mirhab is red with “Palms” and flowers growing from interlacing, undulating stems, woven with many colors, above the mirhab is a similar design on light bluish green ground; a border of palms on a bluish green ground surrounds the mat.

Provenance

Purchased from R. M. Riefstahl

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund