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Apron

Albanian
19th century


Object Place: Albania

Dimensions

33 x 84.5 cm (13 x 33 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.635

Medium or Technique

Silk; Tabby-woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer, tabby-woven silk and linen showing at lower end an inlaid pattern of chevrons, lozenges and other geometric shapes in red, violet, black, green and gold. Slightly gathered at top and stitched to folded, coarser linen strip. Ground darkened.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian