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Panel. Connecting staggered rows of ogival compartments, formed by stylized leafy vines containing a repeating peacock motif. Narrow border with a repeating buta design. Outer border with repeating round blossom motif. Gold colored metallic supplemental weft yarns on a blue satin weave silk...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably Persian, 19th century (?)

Object Place

Probably Persia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts