From: Middle East

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 43-12-144
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Middle East
Section Near Eastern
Materials Cotton

Soft circular cap of cotton cloth. Top and wide band of deep orange, purple and green woven in diamonds which form larger diamonds (on the top) and a double band of rectangles each with a diamond in the center (on the band ) over which is couched-on embroidery of silver metal thread. Between top and band is red with yellow imitating quilting, with a little metal thread embroidery. All colors reverse on the inside.

Credit Line Bequest of Mrs. Frances E. (Harry) Markoe, 1943

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