Girdle

Moroccan
18th century


Dimensions

19 x 187 cm (7 1/2 x 73 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.87 x .19

Accession Number

22.202

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is faded green silk; on it can be seen the worn remains of a floral design in an ogee framework woven with white, violet, red and yellow silk; bound with reddish violet cloth. Sewed together in the middle.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection