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Girdle

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Girdle. Made of two strips, stitched end to end in center. Same pattern of conventionalized floral motifs rendered in bright polychrome silk wefts on white or purple ground. Long braided fringe at each end. Selvedge along one side; other side, turned over on back, is cut. Slight fraying at...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nicea Howard

Moroccan, 19th century

Object Place

Morocco

Dimensions

16.3 x 239 cm (6 7/16 x 94 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.494

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes