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Object Number: NEP11
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Persian
Provenience: Persia
Date Made: 1550-1699
Early Date: 1550
Late Date: 1699
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silk
Technique:Brocade
Iconography:Hunter
Lotus Flower
Length: 35.56cm
Width: 25.4cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1922

Description

Silk, fragment. Ground blue design of mounted hunters and lotus flower motives. Woven in delicate tones of green and red. Very worn.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Mohammedan Art (15 May 1918 - 31 Aug 1918)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Bishop, Charles W. & Gordon, George B. 1918. The University Museum Section of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: #217View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1917. The University Museum Section of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 259, No. 363View Objects cited in this Publication

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