Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan


Dimensions

17 x 195 cm (6 11/16 x 76 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.95 x .17

Accession Number

22.94

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Faded green silk ground on which can be seen the remains, very much worn, of a design suggesting mirhab and steps woven with yellow, reddish violet and white silk. A small section is woven with gilt thread in a different design.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection