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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Bolt of cloth; made of shot silk; rectangle of single-selvage red and green cloth with thick yellow and thin yellow, black and white stripes down sides.

  • Date

    • 1997 (September-October)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 625 centimetres
    • Width: 42.5 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Traditional design. Silk cloth is still produced as a local cottage industry.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number



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