Cloth

Egyptian


Dimensions

11.5 x 16 cm (4 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .16 x .115

Accession Number

33.518

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bands of plain corded silk alternating with decorated bands in double cloth. The plain bands are alternately blue and neutral pinkish brown; the decorated bands (rosettes and scrolling vine) are woven with neutral green and deep cream colored silk. Worn, torn and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend