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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: very worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) tied with faded neutral silk warp. Design (crossing warp diagonally small animal with horns among flowering trees woven with light pinkish orange, very light pink, blue, green and neutral violet silk and worn silver (silver wound on...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts