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Aba, made of two loom widths, seamed horizontally. Pale blue silk and gold yarns, tapestry-woven. Front shows wide stripes with triangles between them, at selvedges: upper section of back shows also two large inverted triangles over shoulder blades. Square back of neck, wide straight opening in...

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Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts

Near Eastern, 19th–20th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; tapestry-woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts