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Textile fragment with falconers and gamekeepers

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Ground: black satin ground. Design: alternate rows of men wearing pointed turbans and holding animals and birds woven with light neutral yellows, orange and blue.

Provenance

Denman Ross collection. Nov. 8, 1906

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Safavid Dynasty, 16th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

99 x 40 cm (39 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1874

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal-wrapped silk brocaded lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles