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Fragment of a girdle

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Grayish-blue silk ground on which is a design suggestive of a muhab with steps leading up to it woven with orange, red, violet, white, green, yellow and blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

15 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .12 x .15

Accession Number

22.88

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes