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Fragment

Fragment. Ground: white silk. Design: small conventionalized flowering plants with drooping heads, woven (broché) with worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) pink, red, green, and dark neutral silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Persian, 18th–19th century

Accession Number

19.718

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles