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Textile fragment with soldiers and female captives

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"Captives and Warriors" with rows of armed men wearing pointed turbans, leading captive women by a rope, woven with light neutral yellow, blue and green silk on a red ground. Like 03.685 (5351).

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross, Nov. 3, 1904

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Safavid Dynasty, mid-16th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

68 x 130 cm (26 3/4 x 51 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1622

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal-wrapped silk; brocaded lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles