Velvet with Pattern of Butterflies and Flowers

Object Name: Strip
Date: 18th century
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk, metal wrapped thread; cut and voided velvet
Dimensions: Textile: H. 55 1/4 in. (140.3 cm) W. 13 3/4 in. (34.9 cm) Mount: H. 61 1/2 in. (156.2 cm) W. 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Woven
Credit Line: Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number: 30.95.140

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