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Camel decoration

Camel decoration pentagonal shape with embroidered flower (red, pink, blue) woven border on 3 sides with stripes, geometric motifs and fringe. Silk, wool, cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Deering Danielson

Western Turkestan (Yomud tribe), 19th century

Object Place

Turkestan

Accession Number

1982.677

Medium or Technique

Silk, wool, Cotton; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles