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Embroidered coverlet
Description: 

Octagonal coverlet with multi-colored silk and metal embroidery on a silk "moiré" ground, trimmed, lined with patterned cotton

Place of fabrication: 
Iran
Date Period: 
Ca 1800
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread, cotton
Technique: 
Embroidery, printing (lining)
Dimensions: 
77 x 53
Condition: 
Fair ; stains and tidelines, some loss of metal in metal threads
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase