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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 15/16 x 18 1/8 in. (7.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

31.119

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: yellow silk weft tied by neutral grayish violet warp. Design: undulating flowering vine woven with blue, black, and pinkish violet silk weft. Narrow border at each side with small conventional plants.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund