Southern Caucasus or Northwestern Persia
late 18th–19th century
53 x 97 cm (20 7/8 x 38 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .97 x .53
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave and silk embroidery
Not On View
White cotton closely embroidered with silk. The ground of the design is black; on this are various geometrical medallions filled with geometrical forms and very conventional trees and animals with two tails. The design is worked with soft yellows and light browns, light blue, light green, black and white silk.
Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection