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Head cloth

Geometric designs tapestry woven in deep red, violet, green, and white silk and gold metallic threads on ochre ground. Braided fringe with tassels on two sides. Condition: Fair; faded and stained.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior

Syrian, 19th–20th century

Object Place

Syria

Accession Number

1987.340

Medium or Technique

Tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes