Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan
18th century (?)


Dimensions

7 x 193 cm (2 3/4 x 76 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.93 x .07

Accession Number

22.175

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

One half the ground is light bluish green, the other half a light neutral pink; a design of small conventional floral forms is powdered on the green ground woven with yellow, blue, black, pinkish violet and reddish violet silk; on the pink ground is a design in compartments woven with reddish violet, pinkish violet, blue, yellow and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection