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Presentation Cover
Presentation Cover
Date:
1950–1980
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Warp-faced Plain Weave, Countered Summlementary Weft-wrapping
Dimensions:
151.1 x 128.3 cm (59 1/2 x 50 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Qashqa'i Tribe
Accession Number:
1988.11.53
Acquisition Date:
1988-06-09
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Bequest of H. McCoy Jones

A presentation piece woven in countered supplementary-weft wrapping on an indigo-dyed, warp-faced ground. Chickens around outer border; other birds are mostly peacocks. Two human figures at left and right of center; other creatures are Brahma bulls, lion with son, and deer. Woven date appears above couple on right.

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