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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: silver (silver wound on white silk) weft tied by white silk warp. Design: conventionalized floral pattern woven with pinkish violet, light green and dark green silk weft, worn selvedge on one edge.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian or Indian, 18th century

Accession Number

31.94

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles