Fragment of ornamental band
Height x width: 15 3/4 x 1 9/16 in. (40 x 4 cm)
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Ground: dark brown silk weft tied by light neutral orange silk warp. Design: poppy plants and conventionalized clouds woven with very worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft tied by light neutral orange silk warp. Narrow outer borders with small gold plants. On one side of the band a little plain orange silk (warp twill) on the other side fringed warps.
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund