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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: dark brown silk weft (very much worn) tied by faded orange silk warp. Design: undulating vine bearing irises and lilies woven with light neutral and light neutral blue silk weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 18th century

Accession Number

31.121

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles