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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 7/8 x 1 3/4 in. (22.5 x 4.5 cm)

Accession Number

31.83

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: very worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft, tied by light neutral silk warp, selvedge with two cords on right. Design: undulating vine with flowers woven with pink, reddish violet, blue, and cream white silk.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund