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Rounded conical shape, made in four pieces, seamed. Made of fragments of tapestry twill fabric showing palmette cones and flowering plants on pinkish red ground. Quilted rather coarsely in diagonal lines. Lined with polychrome English printed cotton; edged with blue silk twill. Worn and soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Indo-Persian, Early 19th century

Object Place

Dervish, Persia

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.35 x 0.877 m

Accession Number

59.997

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes