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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian or Indian
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/16 x 1 3/4 in. (18 x 4.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.94

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: silver (silver wound on white silk) weft tied by white silk warp. Design: conventionalized floral pattern woven with pinkish violet, light green and dark green silk weft, worn selvedge on one edge.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund