User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Man's Aba

Deep rose pink silk; the design of triangles with pendant diamonds and other forms and pointed bands, is woven with gold and light and dark blue silk. Fastened in front with a loop are round buttons of pink and red cotton, which are at the end of two pieces of gold braid. At the other end is...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Syrian, 19th century

Object Place


Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tapestry-woven silk and gold metallic yarns


Textiles and Fashion Arts