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Piece of brocade

Dark blue satin ground closley covered with scrolling stems detailed with round spots and bearing open rosette-like flowers and flowers in profile, crossed by pear or palm forms. The colors are changeable pink, light and dark blue, green, yellow and white.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

15.1114

Medium or Technique

Satin brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles