Belt with design of stylized geometric pattern in gold thread on a red ground; buckle contructed of two leaf-shaped metal pieces and embroidered with gold thread and seed pearls.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Overall (Open): 9 x 86 x 2.5 cm (3 9/16 x 33 7/8 x 1 in.) Other (Buckle closed): 9 x 43 x 2.5 cm (3 9/16 x 16 15/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk with metallic gold discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts, metal, embroidered with seed pearls