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Piece of silk

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

28.5 x 45.5 cm (11 1/4 x 17 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .455 x .285

Accession Number

76.670

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stripes of horizontal zigzag lines of white and red separated by narrow white stripes.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch