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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: white silk weft tied in marked twill by neutral violet silk warp. Design: floral sprays woven with bluish green, faded pink and faded violet silk weft, tied by neutral violet silk weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 18th–19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts