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Piece of brocade

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

11.3 x 46 cm (4 7/16 x 18 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .46 x .113

Accession Number

76.657

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gold ground with a drop pattern of dark blue leaves.

Provenance

Gift of Emil Brugsch, Commissioner. From Egypt to the Centennial Exposition at Philadelphia

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch