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Border of girdle (cut in two pieces)

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Half the ground is woven with white silk, half with violet silk; the design consists of an alternation of the hand of Fathma with the seals of Solomon arranged as a star woven with violet, orange, red, green, blue and white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th century (?)


Legacy dimension: (a) .43 x .06 (b) .43 x .06

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts