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Pardeh (hanging)

Photo: Scott Leen

Pardeh (hanging)

second half 19th century

Unknown artist


Silk warp ikat, cotton weft, silk embroidery thread, warp-faced plain weave with chain stitch embroidery
103 x 67 in. (261.6 x 170.2 cm)
Gift of David and Marita Paly
Provenance: Private collection, United States, ca. 1950s; [Ali Istalfi, Kabul, Afghanistan, and London, England]; sold to David Paly, Gig Harbor, Washington, 2020; to Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2022
Photo: Scott Leen
Not currently on view

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