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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...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Syrian, 19th century

Object Place

Syria

Accession Number

17.1396

Medium or Technique

Tapestry-woven silk and gold metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes