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Border

The ground of the main border is black, on this are large palmette-like forms of blue, yellow, and pink. The grounds of the main borders are white, on these are pointed pink buds with black calyxes and leaves; on the sides is pink silk. Pieced.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

15.1093

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles