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Drawstring bag, oval in shape

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Undyed tabby-woven linen ground, embroidered with pink, green, blue, yellow and ochre silks in tight stitches forming eyelet holes in ground. Shows square compartments separated by blue bars; in each square, red star contained in a green star on red ground; yellow limning. Hemmed casing for...

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Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Egyptian (Arabic), 13th–16th century

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

15.8 x 13.5 cm (6 1/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1060

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes