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Embroidery

Moroccan (Fez)


Dimensions

90 x 109 cm (35 7/16 x 42 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.09 x .90

Accession Number

16.341

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton, on one end is worked with dark blue silk bands of geometrical and floral ornaments. Narrow borders go part way up the sides, from the inner corners of these spring conventional plant forms. The edge is finished with button-hole stitch, see also 11.1392-11.1394.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss L. H. Eaton