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Fragment. Ground; faded bluish green silk. Design large conventionalized symmetrical plants woven (broché) with worn metal thread (metal wound on neutral yellow silk) black, neutral yellow and light pink silks. Very much worn. Possibly part of T.123-1909, Victoria and Albert Museum.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, 17th century

Dimensions

92 x 20 cm (36 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.397

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles