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Fragment of an ornamental band

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft, tied by neutral orange warp. Design: roses (?) and irises growing from undulating vine, woven with pink, light neutral pink, light green, dark green, light, dark, and medium blue silk weft tied by neutral orange warp. Along one side...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

31.102

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles