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Fragment of a girdle

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Half the ground is woven with white silk and half with blue silk; on it is a design of octagonal shaped medallions woven with violet, orange, red, green, blue and white silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan,

Dimensions

11 x 39 cm (4 5/16 x 15 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .39 x .11+

Accession Number

22.119

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes