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Machete knot

Domenican Republic
19th century


Dimensions

2.5 x 180.5 cm (1 x 71 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.805 x .025

Accession Number

89.554

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A narrow gimp of white cotton; one blue thread runs through the middle; the ends are twisted with fine cotton threads of red, yellow, and white, with a sort of tapestry stitch. Fringes looped in

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton