Late 19th to early 20th century
Object Place: Syria
131 x 127.5 cm (51 9/16 x 50 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Abaya (cloak, coat). Tapestry weaving: black silk and yellow metallic yarns with red and white silk details. Highly stylized design. Construction: 2 lengths bound together with yellow metallic cord across center; sides folded to near-center and bound at top; armholes cut and bound.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection