Fragment of a girdle

Moroccan
18th–19th century


Dimensions

11 x 21 cm (4 5/16 x 8 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .21 x .11

Accession Number

22.176

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is blue silk, the design, of which only a small portion can be seen, consists of conventionalized flower and leaf forms woven with orange silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection