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Fragment of a girdle

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Light neutral silk ground, on which may be seen the much worn remains of a geometric design, woven with yellowish-orange, red, reddish-violet, bluish-violet, black and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

17 x 26 cm (6 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .26 x .17

Accession Number

22.199

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes