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Rug fragment

Warp, double, blue cotton; weft, wool; knot Persian. The design consists of dance like leaves, detailed with flowers and a lion devouring a doe woven with yellow, blue, green and orange wool on a neutral pink ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian (Kirman),

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton warp, wool and silk weft


Textiles and Fashion Arts