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Border

Silver ground, the design of a curving and bent stem, bearing carnations, roses, iris and other flowers in profile, is woven with pink, white, dark blue and green silk. The guard bands have a design of small dark blue trefolis turning outward.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

15.1101

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles