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Scarf

Scarf; white cotton ground; design, embroidered on each end, of three symmetrical, slender, tall, stylized trees under triangular pediment or canopy; worked with polychrome silks in satin, cross and tent stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Syrian, 19th century

Object Place

Syria

Accession Number

53.2174

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes