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Girdle

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Girdle. Major portion shows fuschia, yellow and white silk (weft) discs on blue ground. Near ends, bands showing conventionalized floral motfs in geometric compartments: fuschis, white, yellow, blue, green and black at one end; gold at opposite end. Long twisted fringe at each end. Selvedge along...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nicea Howard

Moroccan, 19th century

Object Place

Morocco

Dimensions

220.5 cm (86 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.492

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes