Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan
18th–19th century


Dimensions

16 x 30 cm (6 5/16 x 11 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .30 x .16

Accession Number

22.99

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green silk ground on which may be seen the remains of a powdering of small flower and leaf forms and a design suggesting a mirhab and steps woven with yellow, red, violet and black silk. Much worn and patched.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection