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Textile fragment with inscriptions

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Woven with red silk and tan colored cotton. Two rows of oblong medalions containing inscriptions in mirror image, fragment of a stripe woven of light tan and green silk.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross, April 9, 1908.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, 1710–11 (A.H. 1122)

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

27.0 x 22 cm (10 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.203

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain weave with complementary wefts and inner warps (taqueté)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles