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Fragments of a border and a scarf

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The ground is woven with pale yellow silk and silver gilt. The design, which consists of conventional roses, fleur-de-lis and large leaves, is woven with silver, gilt white, pink, green and light brown silk. On two sides are narrow borders of flowers and leaves, woven with pink, green and...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 1 3/4 x 18 1/8 in. (4.5 x 46 cm) Height x width (b): 1 15/16 x 17 11/16 in. (5 x 45 cm)

Accession Number

98.977a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles