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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: yellow silk (once wound with gilded silver) weft tied by orange silk warp. Design: floral pattern symmetrically arranged, with narrow vine border on each side, woven with pink, light pink, blue light and dark green silk weft.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts