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Fragment of a girdle

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Purple silk ground, showing portions of a conventionalized floral design woven with brilliant orange silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

15 x 72 cm (5 7/8 x 28 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .72 x .15

Accession Number

22.179

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes