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The ground of heavy white cotton is covered with diagonal bands of flowers, worked with light green, dark blue, pink, yellow and black silk. Narrow bands of herringbone design separate the wider ones. On one end and part of two sides are floral borders. The outline of the latter pattern has...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Dimensions

58 x 58.5 cm (22 13/16 x 23 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.108

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles