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Fragment of a girdle

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Neutral green silk ground on which is a design suggestive of a mirhab and steps woven with yellow, red, violet, black, and white silk. Cut and sewed together in one place.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan,

Dimensions

17 x 48 cm (6 11/16 x 18 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .48 x .17

Accession Number

22.96

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes