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Tray cover

19th century (?)

Object Place: Persia or India

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Painted or printed cotton

Not On View


Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Small central medallion with eight individual floral branches radiating from a central rosette. Circular field surrounding this filled stylized three blossom floral motives wtih lozenge compartments in dense arrangement. Bordered by a repeating buta motif, containing similar blossoms and slesafy branches. Traces of gold plus blue, red, green and other colors on a cotton ground. Lined with an Persian painted cotton 19th century; green ground with simple plant design repeating, in staggered rows. Good condition.


Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection