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Fragment of a girdle

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Ground deep reddish violet silk on which can be seen portions of a design of conventionalized figures including the crescent, the hand of Fatma, the seals of Solomon, etc. woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan,

Dimensions

10 x 38 cm (3 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .38 x .10

Accession Number

22.169

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes