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Within an arch, pinnate ogival compartments in connecting staggered rows with two similar stylized floraly sprays, one in each compartment, appearing alternately by row. Decorating the arch, a continuous slightly undulating stalk with a repeating blossom motif. A continuous line forms a small...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian (possibly Resht), 19th century

Object Place

Resht, Persia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts