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Scarf

Turkish or Indian


Dimensions

Overall: 164.5 x 33 cm (64 3/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

17.671

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Deep bluish red silk; one edge is finished with a striped blue selvedge; across each end is a band of gold; above, three very heavy parallel undulating stems from which spring oval flowers. Between, at intervals, are small open flowers. Finished on the ends and a little way up the sides with a blue lace-like edge.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection