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Piece of silk

Stripes of herringbone design in blue and yellow and orange, and light green and narrow white stripes. Similar in design to 76.662 and 76.669.

Provenance

Gift of Emil Brugsch, Commissioner From Egypt to the Centennial Exposition at Philadelphia

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch

Egyptian, Late 19th century

Findspot

Cairo, Egypt

Accession Number

76.656

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles