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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk tied by faded orange silk warp). Design: (crossing warp diagonally) rabbits and flowering vine, woven with white reddish orange, blue green, a little yellow and black silk.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts