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Fragments of a sash

Fragments of a sash, mounted as complete sash. Pinkish-orange tabby-woven silk ground, brocaded with gold and silver yarns and yellow-green, pale blue, and black silk yarns. Field shows narrow bars of orange alternating with slightly wider bars of silver carrying blossoms on undulating ribbon....

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Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Persian or Polish, 18th century

Object Place

Persia or Poland

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts