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Fragment of ornamental band

Persian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. (11.5 x 8 cm)

Accession Number

31.77

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 orange silk warp. Design: conventionalized flowers framed with ogee woven with pink, light green, and dark green silk, and gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund