University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:NEP6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Persian (uncertain)
Provenience: Persia (uncertain)
Date Made: 1600-1699
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1699
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silk
Satin
Velvet
Technique:Brocade
Length: 134 cm
Width: 71.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1922

Description

Cloth of gold, ground of deep tone, showing floral bouquet and butterfly design in cut velvet. Varied and delicate colored.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Middle East Galleries (21 Apr 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Exhibition of Mohammedan Art (15 May 1918 - 31 Aug 1918) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1917. The University Museum Section of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #374View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Gordon, George B., and Bishop, Carl W. 1918. The University Museum Section of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #214View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Al Khemir, Sabiha. 2012. Beauty and Belief: crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture.. Provo. Brigham Young University Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 233View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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