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Fragments of a girdle

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Brilliant blue silk ground on which is a geometric design in octagonal compartments woven with orange, violet, green, red, black and white. Very much worn. A small part of the ground of B is woven with white silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, 18th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: (a) .45 x .19 (b) .23 x .17

Accession Number

22.160a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes