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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 in. (24 x 7 cm)

Accession Number

31.105

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: worn silver (silver wound on white silk) weft, tied by reddish orange silk warp. Design: roses, open and in bud woven with blue, dark blue (outlines) and green (leaves) silk weft. Two pieces sewed together.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund