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Man's shirt

North African
19th century


Dimensions

124 cm (48 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.24 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment

Accession Number

95.1045

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White raw silk or fibre of crêpe weave. This is broken at intervals by groups of broad stripes of white silk. Around the bottom of the sleeves and the neck is a narrow border of fine lace.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige