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Piece of silk

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

21 x 46 cm (8 1/4 x 18 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .46 x .21

Accession Number

76.667

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark blue stripes separated by narrower white ones; twilled weave.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch