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Part of a saddle-bag

Warp: white wool. Weft: neutral reddish orange silk, and cream colored silk. Knot: wool, Persian (Sehna) 36 to square centimeter. Design: diamond shaped center with geometric forms on reddish brown ground. Similar geometric forms on reddish brown ground. Similar geometric forms on dark blue...

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Credit Line

Gift of Paul Bernat

Persian (?), 19th century

Accession Number

27.166

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles