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Brocade coverlet
Description: 

Coverlet composed of many fragments of brocaded silk (26 with multicolored roses on yellow/gold ground; 36 with different golden motifs on a red ground); lined with a silk fabric embroidered with circular floral motifs

Place of fabrication: 
Iran
Date Period: 
19th century
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread
Technique: 
Weaving (brocade), sewing, embroidery
Dimensions: 
75 x 71
Condition: 
Fair ; deformations, some wear, stains ; in lining also some color stains
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase