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Fragments of a girdle

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Yellow silk ground on which may be seen the remains of a design woven with violet, neutral violet, green, white, blue and red silk. Very much worn, frayed and cut.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: (a) .26 x .40 (b) .23 x .11 (c) .49 x .25

Accession Number

22.142a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes