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Tapestry-woven. Shield shaped, with shallow flap. Pale gold (metallic) ground, with conventionalized blossoming stalks in blue, green , pink and red silk, arranged symmetrically, covering entire field on the back and upper two-thirds of field on front. Front is completed by a dark red area, with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Syrian, 19th century

Object Place

Syria

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 18.5cm (5 x 7 5/16in.)

Accession Number

59.448

Medium or Technique

Tapestry-woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes