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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: yellow silk (once wound with gilded silver) weft tied by yellow silk warp. Design: undulating floral pattern woven with pink, yellow, and green silk weft; narrow floral border on each side on white silk (once wound with silver) ground.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts