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Brocade cover

Rectangular cover, made up of pieces of three different fabrics. All fabrics show broken warp twill on satin silk grounds, brocaded with powder of palmette cones in gold or silver yarn: central section gold on pinkish red; borders silver on ultramarine; corner blocks gold on pinkish red. Lined with...

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Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Indian or Persian, 19th century

Object Place

India or Persia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts