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Piece of silk

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Findspot: Cairo, Egypt

Dimensions

29 x 45.5 cm (11 7/16 x 17 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .455 x .29

Accession Number

76.669

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Groups of herringbone stripes woven with white and black and yellow and red, are separated bt narrow white stripes.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Emil Brugsch