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Acquired in 1869 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
Published in 'Iranian Textiles' by Jennifer Wearden and Patricia L Baker (V&A Publishing, 2010) Plate 48.
collection_code
T&F
credit
date_end
0001-01-01
date_start
0001-01-01
date_text
1866c (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Length: 106.5 cm, Width: 50.5 cm
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historical_significance
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id
122813
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T03:49:51.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T03:49:51.000Z
latitude
32.42065
location
In Storage
longitude
53.682362
marks
materials
materials_techniques
cotton thread, silk thread, weaving, embroidering, whitework
museum_number
925-1869
museum_number_token
9251869
object_number
O155210
object_type
Ruband
on_display
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original_price
physical_description
Plain weave cotton embroidered with silk in straight stitches and needleweaving; whitework. There is one selvedge. This is largely undecorated except for the top which has a narrow composite band of straight stitches forming reciprocal trefoils and zigzags. This embroidery is relatively loosely worked. The top two corners inside this band are decorated with isolated offset 8-pointed stars and banded diagonally by a composite stripe of trefoils, small lozenges and 8-pointed stars. In this centre a hexagonal cartouche form of needleweaving forms a trellis to cover the eyes, all edged with a similar composite stripes. An unembroidered strip across the top edge has been folded and stitched to form a strengthen edge; there is a small loop at one end. Cotton thread: cannot ascertain spin and twist Embroidery thread: white silk, 2S
place
Iran
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2009CE2457
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3
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ruband
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2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
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updated
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1
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1