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Bedouin head-dress

Egyptian


Dimensions

1.5 x 111 cm (9/16 x 43 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.11 x .015

Accession Number

76.801

Medium or Technique

Camel's hair and silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Camel’s hair yarn bound together at intervals with red and black silk and gold thread. A loop on each end with a red silk border and tassel. Moth eaten.

Provenance

Gift of Emil Brugsch, Commissioner. From Egypt to the Centennial Exposition at Philadelphia

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch