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Weaving, possibly an apron?

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Rectangular piece, with narrow strip sewn along one end. Tabby-woven ground of dark blue ailk with occasional yellow warps forming fine strips; inserted into this are tapestry-woven ornaments showing chevrons, discs and narrow bars. At one end, narrow strip of blue and yellow ground fabric sewn...

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Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Near Eastern, 19th century


80.2 x 119 cm (31 9/16 x 46 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts