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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: very worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) weft, tied by light neutral silk warp, selvedge with two cords on right. Design: undulating vine with flowers woven with pink, reddish violet, blue, and cream white silk.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 18th century

Accession Number

31.83

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles