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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 18 1/8 in. (6.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

31.115

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white silk weft (twill) tied by very pale pink silk warp. Design: flowering plants, and undulating vine woven with pink and green silk weft; outer border with conventional forms in white on black ground.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund