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Piece of brocade

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The design consists of deep pink and green stripes; on the pink stripes are conventional flowers, woven with silver, two shades of green and black silk. On the green stripes are conventional leaves, woven with gold thread. Pieced.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA,

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Object Place

Persia or Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 60 x 25cm (23 5/8 x 9 13/16in.)

Accession Number

04.1670

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles