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Piece of brocade

Deep cream colored ground. The design consists of a close vine bearing leaves and flowers, suggesting roses, and is woven with gold thread and separated by groups of three or five gold bands. The warp threads of the plain bands are pink. Pieced and discolored.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

01.108

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles