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Belt fragment (?)

Possibly W. Turkestan
late 19th century


Object Place: Central Asia Uzbekistan

Dimensions

7 x 84 cm (2 3/4 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.353

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Narrow rectangular band with repeating chevron and hooked motives in polychrome silk and wool yarns in chain stitch on a linen canvas ground. Some slight wear. See: 43.352. “Iraqi” cross stitch technique

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection