Fragment of ornamental band
Height x width: 12 3/8 x 2 3/16 in. (31.5 x 5.5 cm)
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Ground: very worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft tied by yellowish orange silk warp. Design: parrots on single flowers, woven with yellowish orange, reddish orange, and green silk weft, tied by yellowish silk warp. Narrow outer borders with floral pattern. One each side of the band is a little plain orange silk, and fringed warps. Two pieces sewed together.
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund