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Dark blue cotton ground with silk warp, decorated with geometric motifs in polychrome silks and metal yarns. Pattern arranged in bands of varying widths: the wide cotton-ground bands show brocaded ornaments; narrow bands are all silk in red or green or metal or dark blue cotton shot with silk...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillips Ketchum

Albanian or Yugoslavian, 19th century

Object Place

Albania or Yugoslavia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton; weaving, brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts