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Coat

Object Number:43-12-88
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Afghanistan
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Wool
Iconography:Frog
Flowers
Credit Line:Bequest of Mrs. Frances E. (Harry) Markoe, 1943

Description

Yellow wool. Decoration of silver thread couched on in conventionalized floral pattern, and silver braid with black and silver edge; border around all edges and around armhole seams. Large motif in center of back, smaller ones on shoulders and at lower corners. Lined with yellow cotton. Piped and faced with blue silk. Silver frog fasteners.

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