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Piece of brocade

White silk ground with horizontal and vertical borders of arabesque-like leaves, and other forms, woven with light greenish-blue, and pinkish yellow silk, and gold and silver.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on February 9, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Object Place

Persia

Accession Number

09.145

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles