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Circular medallion with floral design

The ground of the main field and the main border is of gold thread. The design of conventional flower forms is of silver thread, and dark green, dark blue and red silk. The ground of the narrow borders is silver, the designs of geometrical forms, are in red and green.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Safavid,

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Textiles and Fashion Arts