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Ends of a head-scarf

Heavy white cotton, on which are worked with red wool, and black and golden-brown silk borders of different widths, and three rectangular blocks; on two sides are orange, red, and black tassels, and across the bottom is fastened a fringe of white cotton, into which are knotted bunched of orange...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Harriet S. Tolman

Greek or Albanian,

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Medium or Technique

Wool, Cotton and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts