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White cotton embroidered with varying shades of violet silk in a solid band; the design consists of irregular diagonal bands and diamonds; the stitch used is a slanting stitch.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Moroccan, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall (Old dimensions retained): 16.2 x 45 cm (6 3/8 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.242

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles