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Pair of large scarves (one of pair)

North African
19th century

Object Place: North Africa

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woven cotton

Not On View


Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Pair of large scarves; warp, coral cotton, weft in stripes: throughout most of piece, narrow brown and tan cotton with some white cotton, at intervals, group of broader stripes of green and red cotton and yellow silk with central band on interlocking tapestry in red, green and gold; short warp fringe at each end.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler