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Green and maroon wool with nap; embroidered with white, beige, red, pale blue and yellow yarns largely in chain stitch. Central medallion inscribed in a square. Design of stylized flowers, urns, arabesques.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian, 19th century

Object Place

Persia

Dimensions

118 x 125.5 cm (46 7/16 x 49 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 46 x 50 in.

Accession Number

53.108

Medium or Technique

Wool; embroidery: wool with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles