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Gandurah

Brown and green striped silk taffeta, cut flat and square except for slope at shoulders, without separate sleeves. Small, rounded neck opened in front to waist; this area, as well as shoulder line, cuffs and center front line, all ornamented with bands of brown and cream silk needle-weaving or...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

North African, probably Tunis, 19th–20th century

Object Place

Tunis

Accession Number

59.456

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes