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The ground is cloth of gold, the design consists of quatrefoils, outlined with white and filled with red flowers in profile, outlined with green. Much pieced. Two pieces which Dr. Ross has have inscriptions woven into one end.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish or Indian or Persian,

Dimensions

96 x 47.5 cm (37 13/16 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.469

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles