Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan
18th–19th century


Dimensions

15 x 25 cm (5 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .25 x .15

Accession Number

22.97

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is yellowish-green silk, on which the design, suggesting a mirhab and steps, is woven with yellow, reddish-violet, violet, white and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection