Fragments of a girdle

Moroccan
18th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: (a) .45 x .19 (b) .23 x .17

Accession Number

22.160a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brilliant blue silk ground on which is a geometric design in octagonal compartments woven with orange, violet, green, red, black and white. Very much worn. A small part of the ground of B is woven with white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection