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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th–19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 15/16 x 10 7/16 in. (5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.88

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: gray silk weft tied by neutral orange silk warp. Design: roses, iris, and fish resembling leaves woven with reddish orange, pale blue, green, and light neutral yellow silk weft tied by neutral orange warp. On each side of band a little plain neutral orange silk.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund