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Narrow Band (Near East), 18th–19th century

This is a Narrow band. It is dated 18th–19th century and we acquired it in 1961. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is warp twining (tablet woven). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Alan L. Wolfe. It is credited Gift of Alan L. Wolfe.

Its dimensions are

188 x 31.2 cm (74 x 12 5/16 in. )

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Narrow Band (Near East), 18th–19th century; silk, metallic yarns; 188 x 31.2 cm (74 x 12 5/16 in. ); Gift of Alan L. Wolfe; 1961-115-40

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