University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-67-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mauritania
Section:African
Materials:Camel Hair
Technique:Woven
Dyed
Length: 186cm
Width: 51cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1900.1.460 - Other Number

Description

Rectangular cloth woven in dark brown camel hair; warp face construction with one vertical stripe of a lighter brown; 10 inch (26 cm) fringe is plyed together on one end; the other end has short soft fringe; yarn dyed.


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