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Rectangular piece of heavy black cotton twill brocaded with gold and silver thread and a little green silk, in an asymmetrical design of closely massed geometric forms based largely on the lozenge except for the central area at one side where the motifs are smaller and more widely spaced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James F. Norris

Roumanian, 1925

Object Place

Rumania

Dimensions

87.5 x 133.3 cm (34 7/16 x 52 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

48.365

Medium or Technique

Cotton; brocaded twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes