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Piece of wool

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White twilled cloth made of goat's hair and sheep's wool. Woven by the peasants on the estate of the Princess Shahapky in the Province of Penza.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Russian, 19th century

Dimensions

14.4 x 10.2 cm (5 11/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1335

Medium or Technique

Wool and camelid twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles