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Embroidery

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White linen ground, with the design of birds attacking kids, and plant forms, worked solidly, with red silk and linen thread wound with gilded gold beaters' skin.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Persian,

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 42.6 cm (6 7/8 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

83.243

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles