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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

4 x 21.5 cm (1 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .215 x .04

Accession Number

31.70

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: thin neutral violet silk. Design: conventionalized flowers connected by undulating stem, worked with pinkish orange, blue, green and yellowish green silk in satin-stitch on a worn gold ground (gilded silver wound on yellow silk couched with neutral orange silk).

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund