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Kilim. Tapestry woven. 1eight horizontal bands with brocading geometric patterns separated by solid bands (center band widest). Brocading patterns occur one to three times without overall balance or theme. Major colors: blue, maroon, yellow, green, white. Wool warp and weft. Condition: faded in...

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About 1893, purchased in Algeria by Mr. and Mrs. Thornton K. Lothrop; 1913, gift of the Lothrops to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 6, 1913)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thornton K. Lothrop

Algerian?, late 19th century

Object Place

North Africa


129 x 200 cm (50 13/16 x 78 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool, tapestry weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts