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Dense staggered rows of ogival compartment with a repeating ogival shaped simple floral design. Green floss silk satin weave warp yarns; red, purple, blue silk, plus yellow metallic, weft yarns. Lengthwise center seam. Very good condition. Edged by a band of silk with polychrome diagonal...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian (?), Late 19th–first half 20th century

Object Place

Persia

Accession Number

51.518

Medium or Technique

Silk; compound weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles