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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft, tied by pinkish orange silk warp. Design: undulating vine bearing flowers woven with neutral violet, dark blue (outline light bluish green (leaves) weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

31.104

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles