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Piece of silk

Albanian, Tirana
About 1910


Object Place: Tirana, Albania

Dimensions

54.6 cm (21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.129

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Long piece of white silk striped alternately, sheer and solid; over sheer stripes, a brocaded geometric design of vertical stripes and periodic rectangles with pyramidal outlines, dots and angular quatrefoils in interspaces; brocading done with gold metal thread and white silk thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes