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Gold ground powdered with sprays of reddish orange and blue flowers with stems and leaves of pale neutral violet; across the top and down both sides is a border of red orange with a design of gold leaves and flowers on an ogival base; on each side of the border are narrow guard bands of pale...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Dimensions

124 x 188 cm (48 13/16 x 74 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.88 x 1.24

Accession Number

00.587

Medium or Technique

Brocade on gold ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles