Border of girdle (cut in two pieces)

Moroccan
18th century (?)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: (a) .43 x .06 (b) .43 x .06

Accession Number

22.187a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Half the ground is woven with white silk, half with violet silk; the design consists of an alternation of the hand of Fathma with the seals of Solomon arranged as a star woven with violet, orange, red, green, blue and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection