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textile fragment
  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • textile fragment, 1800s, Qajar period (1794–1925)
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • silk, metal-wrapped thread
  • Object Length/Width: 26 x 19.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2085
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Textile fragment with a metal ground (continuous complementary-weft patterning) It has a left selvage. It is decorated with "Buta" type flowering plant designs with distinct bent tip cone.