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Fragment with palmettes, leaves, and floral quatrefoils

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Velvet with design of palmettes, leaves and open four-petalled flowers, detailed with small flowers, is of dull blue, deep red, yellow and dark blue on a metallic ground.

Provenance

Denman Ross Collection, given Nov. 3, 1904

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Mughal Dynasty, 17th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

87 x 18.5 cm (34 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1668

Medium or Technique

Silk cut-and-voided velvet with gold-colored metal-wrapped on silk core

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles