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Piece of brocade

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

30 x 46 cm (11 13/16 x 18 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .46 x .30

Accession Number

76.665

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Broad orange stripes in the middle of which are two narrow bright yellow green stripes, alternate with stripes which have an orange ground and design in green, two shades of blue and white.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch