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Compound weaving of silk and metallic yarns folding along center length (warp and weft density decrease for several ends and picks); each half of warp prepared with two yarns: 1) red silk and blue silk half-length dyed purple, 20 red silk and purple silk half-length dyed green. Obverse:...

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Credit Line

Gift of F. Fraser Siple, Jr.

Moroccan, Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

Morocco

Dimensions

248 cm (97 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.35 x 2.48 cm

Accession Number

1978.431

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic compound weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes