Textile fragment with inscriptions

Persian
1710–11 (A.H. 1122)


Object Place: Iran

Dimensions

27.0 x 22 cm (10 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.203

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain weave with complementary wefts and inner warps (taqueté)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven with red silk and tan colored cotton. Two rows of oblong medalions containing inscriptions in mirror image, fragment of a stripe woven of light tan and green silk.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross, April 9, 1908.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection