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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

6 x 41.5 cm (2 3/8 x 16 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .415 x .06

Accession Number

31.71

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: conventionalized flowers connected by undulating stem worked with pinkish orange and blue silk in satin-stitch, with black outline and small green leaves on a gold ground (gilded silver wound on yellow silk couched with neutral yellow silk).

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund