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Piece of brocade

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

13 x 42 cm (5 1/8 x 16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .42 x .13

Accession Number

76.658

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red with a diamond diaper design of silver thread.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch