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Woman's head scarf

Albanian
19th–20th century


Object Place: Prizren area, Albania

Dimensions

34 x 117 cm (13 3/8 x 46 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.436

Medium or Technique

Cotton and brocade

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rectangular tan, cotton warp, silk weft, gauze ground. At either end are geometric, lozenge, and zig-zag motives in white and red cotton yarns, polychrome silk and metallic yarns. Short warp end fringe. Soiled and creased.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection