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White woolen cloth of basket weave, made of goat's hair and sheep's wool. Woven by the peasants on the estate of the Princess of Shahopky in the Province of Penza.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Russian, 19th century

Dimensions

13 x 11 cm (5 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1336

Medium or Technique

Wool and camelid weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles