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Natural, tabby-woven cotton, painted with polychrome pattern. Center shows all-over pattern of scrolling stalks with serrated leaves and fantastic blossoms. Wide outer border and guard bands show undulating floral vines. Lined with purple and white printed cotton; bound with polychrome printed...

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Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Persian, 19th century

Object Place

Persia

Dimensions

110.5 x 113.7 cm (43 1/2 x 44 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.11 x 1.107 m

Accession Number

59.979

Medium or Technique

Painted cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles