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Persia
Safavid
Bag for Koran
1700 - 1735
Plain weave; Supplementary weft patterning; Plaited; Knotted; Embroidered
Silk; Brocade; Metallic thread; Vegetable dye
8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (21.6 x 21.6 cm), overall, closed, without tie
Gift of James D. and Stephanie Burns
TC 2016.2-5
Keywords: Geometric pattern; Floral motifs; Edge finish; Hand sewn; Stitches: couching, chain

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