Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan
18th–19th century


Dimensions

15 x 58 cm (5 7/8 x 22 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .58 x .15

Accession Number

22.98

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is faded yellowish-green silk; on it may be seen the remains of medallions and forms suggesting a mirhab and steps woven with yellow and reddish-violet silk. Worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection