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Woman's head scarf

Albanian
19th–20th century


Object Place: Prizren area, Albania

Dimensions

33 x 127 cm (13 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

43.432

Medium or Technique

Cotton and brocade

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rectangular cream colored, cotton warp, silk weft, gauze ground. At either end are horizontal bands with lozenge and zig-zag motives in white and red cotton yarns; red, blue, green, yellow and black silk yarns; red, blue, green, yellow and black silk yarns. Short warp end fringe. Slightly soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection