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Woman's head scarf

Rectangular tan, cotton warp, silk weft, gauze ground. At either end are geometric, lozenge, and zig-zag motives in white and red cotton yarns, polychrome silk and metallic yarns. Short warp end fringe. Soiled and creased.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Albanian, 19th–20th century

Object Place

Prizren area, Albania

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts