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Field filled by a simple symmetrical floral design repeating in dense staggered rows. White satin-weave silk warp yarns with red and yellow silk, plus silver and gold colored wrapped (metallic?), weft yarns. Edging; a band of blue and yellow silk with a Greek key design. Good condition. See:...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Persian, Late 19th–20th century

Object Place

Persia

Accession Number

51.2386

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound Weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles