Overall: 35.5 x 23 cm (14 x 9 1/16 in.)
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Design: tapestry band of light yellow, pink, black, and blue-green silk and cream linen. Row of small pink ovals enclosing cream animal or blue-green bird. Decorated above and below with black and yellow zig-zag line. At both top and bottom are two orders; inner border with yellow debased Naskh letters (.015 high) in yellow and pink (decorated with yellow scrolls) on black ground. Outer border with debased Naskh letters (.02 high) in cream (decorated with blue-green lines and yellow oval forms). Large holes; stained at edges. Inscription: “Victory from God” (repeated.) See note on 15.764.
Maria Antoinette Evans Fund