Fragment (possibly Near East), 19th century
This is a Fragment. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is cotton, silk, metal, velvet and its technique is cut supplementary warp loops in a plain weave foundation (note that the foundation weft is metallic and the use of float patterning in the background). It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
24.0 x 48.5 cm (9 7/16 x 19 1/8 in. )
Cite this object as
Fragment (possibly Near East), 19th century; cotton, silk, metal, velvet; 24.0 x 48.5 cm (9 7/16 x 19 1/8 in. ); 1972-81-48-a,b