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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) tied by orange silk warp. Design: (crossing warp diagonally) rabbits under single flowers, and small conventionalized clouds woven with pink, pinkish orange blue, green, and neutral violet silk and worn silver (silver wound on white silk)...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts