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Red brocaded satin coat

Open down the front with two satin ties near waist; long sleeves open for half their length; pocket slits at sides; design of interlacing flowered roundels, each enclosing a fish, embroidered with orange and white silk; all edges faced with yellow-green silk; band of gold and silk brocade on...

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Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George O. Clark

Persian, about 1821

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, embroidery, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts