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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 3/16 x 5 11/16 in. (3 x 14.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.86

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) tied by neutral yellow warp. Design: iris and roses on undulating vine, woven with (faded) orange, blue, and green silk weft, tied by neutral yellow silk warp. Very much worn.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund