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Piece of brocade

Ground woven with strips of silver gilt, all-over pattern of bunches of flowers and birds, held in by an ogival framework. Colors soft yellow, green, light yellow, gray, white and black. The colors are so similar in value that they give a golden tone. A border has been sewed onto two sides.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

07.840

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles