Half a girdle

Moroccan
18th century (?)


Dimensions

15.6 x 91 cm (6 1/8 x 35 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .91 x .156

Accession Number

22.127

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is pale blue silk shading toward dark neutral green at one end; at the other end are four cords; a design of small conventionalized floral forms woven with yellow, pink, green, black and white silk is powdered over the surface; two small sections are woven with gold thread in a different design.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection