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Cover or hanging of plain-weave cotton with design in main field of repeating scrolling and intertwining flowers and vines with peacocks and other birds, singly and in pairs in pink, red, blue and green on a natural ecru ground; inner border of similar blossoms and birds repeating on an...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian, 19th century

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115.5 x 108 cm (45 1/2 x 42 1/2 in.)

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Cotton plain-weave, block printed mordant resit, dyed, painted


Textiles and Fashion Arts