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Shawl

Embroidery on net; strips of silver lamé embroidered in geometric patterns on black net. Condition: Fair.

Credit Line

Gift of Kate L. L. Keiley

Egyptian, about 1900

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

1987.370

Medium or Technique

Embroidered net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes