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Head of a cushion cover

Moroccan (Fez)
late 19th century


Object Place: Fez, Morocco

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 7/8 x 12 13/16 in. (53 x 32.5 cm)

Accession Number

38.1171

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cream colored cotton with bands of geometric floral ornament worked with pale green silk in short diagonal stitches. See Arts Morocains, Broderies by Prosper Ricard, Alger, 1918, page 63. “Broderies de Fes.” Stained and torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman