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Dervish cap with cypress trees and birds

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Quilted pointed cap. Silk embroidered on cotton.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, Oct. 14, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian, 19th–20th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

25.2 x 27.2 cm (9 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.441

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; linen plain weave embroidered with silk, backstitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes