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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 1/8 x 10 13/16 in. (8 x 27.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.99

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: yellow silk (once wound with gilded silver) weft tied by orange silk warp. Design: floral pattern symmetrically arranged, with narrow vine border on each side, woven with pink, light pink, blue light and dark green silk weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund