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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 3/4 x 6 5/16 in. (4.5 x 16 cm)

Accession Number

31.107

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: worn silver (silver wound on white silk) weft tied by neutral orange warp. Design: (crossing warp diagonally) parrots onsprays of flowers, woven with neutral yellow, faded pinkish orange, green, blue and gray silk weft tied by neutral orange silk warp.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund