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Fragment of a girdle

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The ground is yellowish-green silk, on which the design, suggesting a mirhab and steps, is woven with yellow, reddish-violet, violet, white and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

15 x 25 cm (5 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .25 x .15

Accession Number

22.97

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes