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Tapestry

Near Eastern
19th century


Dimensions

104.8 cm (41 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.535

Medium or Technique

Tapestry, needle lace

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Square scarf; horizontal stripes arranged in bands of color, alternately color and white, some bands with tapestry woven lozenge and pyramid motives, predominant colors: greenish yellow, yellowish green, and deep bluish red, two warp ends finished with rolled hem and crude cotton needle lace with braided silk cord and tassle at regular intervals: a number of small stains and holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst