Object Place: Morocco
16.3 x 239 cm (6 7/16 x 94 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Girdle. Made of two strips, stitched end to end in center. Same pattern of conventionalized floral motifs rendered in bright polychrome silk wefts on white or purple ground. Long braided fringe at each end. Selvedge along one side; other side, turned over on back, is cut. Slight fraying at selvedges and ends.
Gift of Miss Nicea Howard