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Small, rectangular length of pale lavender silk and gold cloth with handstitched hems on each crosswise end. Along one lengthwise side, there is a band of repeating diamond-shaped geometric motifs created by supplemental gold-wrapped weft threads.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis B. Sayre

Thai, Chakri dynasty, early 20th century

Object Place

Thailand

Dimensions

Height x width: 56 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. (143.5 x 26 cm)

Accession Number

47.1114

Medium or Technique

Silk, metallic gold paper-wrapped thread; plain-weave ground, discontinuous supplementary weft patterning.

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles