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Piece of brocade

Woven with dark red, blue and light yellow-green silk and gold thread. The design consists of flowers enclosed by a curving band bearing an Arabic inscription. Much worn, so small that the design is only suggested.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

04.1682

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles