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Fragment of a girdle

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Faded green silk ground on which can be seen the remains, very much worn, of a design suggesting mirhab and steps woven with yellow, reddish violet and white silk. A small section is woven with gilt thread in a different design.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan,

Dimensions

17 x 195 cm (6 11/16 x 76 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.95 x .17

Accession Number

22.94

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes