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Piece of silk

Long piece of white silk striped alternately, sheer and solid; over sheer stripes, a brocaded geometric design of vertical stripes and periodic rectangles with pyramidal outlines, dots and angular quatrefoils in interspaces; brocading done with gold metal thread and white silk thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes

Albanian, About 1910

Object Place

Tirana, Albania

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts