Palestinian (southwest coastal plain)
135.89 cm (53 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and silk; plain weave embroidered in silk with cross stitch
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Indigo-dyed cloth with green and fuchsia, silk warp stripes: jinna wa har (“heaven and hell” design); T-shaped dress with side gussets, front gussets, front neck yoke, and back hem embroidered in stylized plant forms: on skirt in brown accented with red, orange, blue, and fuchsia; on font yoke with red, orange, green, light blue, and yellow.
Purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Luft in Jerusalem in 1977
Gift of Anne-Dote Luft