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Textile fragment with courtiers and female captives

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Ground crimson, design soft yellow and light blue, partial outline brown.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, November 8, 1906.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Safavid Dynasty, mid–16th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

18.7 x 10.2 cm (7 3/8 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

06.357a

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal-wrapped Silk; brocaded lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles