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Ground: white silk, scale pattern in weft twill on cloth weave. Design: in the center a niche bordered by vertical stripes, with similar stripes on edge of panel, woven (weft twill) with white silk (originally wounded with gilded silver), powedered with flowering plants woven (weft twill) with...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, 18th century

Dimensions

98.5 x 61.5 cm (38 3/4 x 24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.401

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles