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Scarf - Woven in plain weave in silk and wool. Central section has very narrow stripes in reddish-purple and gold. At each end a wide gold border with widely spaced narrow stripes of white and red and on the ends two borders similar to the central field. Long twisted fringe with tassels in rust...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold

Near Eastern, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk and Wool; woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts