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Aba. Man's coat

Syrian


Dimensions

87 cm (34 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .87 from shoulder to the bottom of the garment

Accession Number

02.488

Medium or Technique

Tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground consists of green and white stripes. On some of the white stripes is a conventional design of leaf forms outlined and detailed with black and red. On the back are three points of ornament. In the middle one are three diamonds filled with geometrical patterns. In the other two points are sprays consisting of flower, two buds and leaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection