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Fragment. Ground; neutral yellow silk. Design delicate, symmetrically conventionalized plant forms, with small conventionalized flowers between the rows, woven (broché) with blue, green, light neutral yellow and cream-white silk, and neutral yellow silk on which may be seen a little tarnished...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, 17th century

Dimensions

92 x 34.5 cm (36 1/4 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.394

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver-colored brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles