Fragment of ornamental band
Height x width: 1 15/16 x 9 7/16 in. (5 x 24 cm)
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Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft tied by pinkish orange silk warp. Design: (crossing warp diagonally) parrots perched on flowering trees woven with two shades of light pinkish orange, three shades of neutral violet, yellow and green silk and worn silver (silver wound on white silk) weft, tied by pinkish orange warp. On each side of band a little plain green silk and fringed warps.
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund