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Pieces of brocade

Gold stripes, on which are scrolling stems bearing carnation-like flowers, buds and small leaves, separated by guard bands and a dull violet stripe, on which are conventional leaves, etc., of gold. The colors are light and dark green, gray, blue, two shades of pink and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

15.477a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles