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Object Number:NEP8
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Persian
Provenience: Persia
Period: 17th Century
Shah Abbas Period
Date Made: 1600-1699 CE
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1699
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silk
Technique:Brocade
Iconography:Bird
Butterfly
Flower
Length: 71.12 cm
Width: 71.12 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1917
Other Number:Getz 363 - Other Number
303 - Other Number
4-1969-7 - Other Number

Description

Drab ground, floral bouquet, butterfly and bird design woven in delicate shades of green, brown, old gold and salmon pink. Faded.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Mohammedan Art (15 May 1918 - 31 Aug 1918) View Objects in Exhibition
Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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: #219View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 363View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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