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Man's "pashas" or robe

Chartreuse silk with cotton lining. Repeating horizontal rows of stars alternating with zig-zags created by cording technique; geometric corded design along center back and borders (except neckline). Construction: long robe with long set-in sleeves; open front; no closure or collar. Condition:...

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Provenance

1978, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 15, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Turkish, early 20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

1978.437

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes