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Piece of brocade

Dark bluish-red satin ground, on which are rows of a flower, bud and two leaves, woven with gray-blue, and two shades of green silk, and metal sparsely wound on yellow and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Object Place

Persia or Turkey

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts