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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: yellow silk weft tied by neutral grayish violet warp. Design: undulating flowering vine woven with blue, black, and pinkish violet silk weft. Narrow border at each side with small conventional plants.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 18th century

Accession Number

31.119

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles