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Fragment of ornamental band

Ground: worn gold (gilded silver wound on yellow silk) tied by reddish orange silk warp. Design: roses and iris growing from undulating vine woven with reddish orange, green, neutral violet and dark blue (outline) silk weft, tied by reddish orange silk warp. On each side of band a little plain...

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Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Persian, 17th–18th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts