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Fragment of a girdle

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Neutral green changing to neutral reddish silk ground on which is a design suggesting a mirhab and steps, one end is powdered with conventional flower forms, woven with neutral yellow, pink, violet, white, and black silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan,

Dimensions

16 x 93 cm (6 5/16 x 36 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .93 x .16

Accession Number

22.394

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes