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Bedouin head-dress

Egyptian


Dimensions

1 x 105.5 cm (3/8 x 41 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.055 x .01

Accession Number

76.619

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black and white yarn twisted together and finished at the ends with loops of metal thread and magenta yarn; from these are cords, on the end of one a white tassel, and of the other a black one.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch