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Head scarf (Amendil?)

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Artist Unknown (Beni Ourain)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Head scarf (Amendil?), Artist Unknown (Beni Ourain)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Wool resist dyed and henna painted
Size: 41 3/4 x 34 3/4 in. (106 x 88.3 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco, Middle Atlas Mountains
Culture: Beni Ourain, Africa, Morocco, Middle Atlas Mountains
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: gauzy fabric dyed brown with rust and light tan tie-dyed spotted design of 2 connected figure 8's; fringe on short sides
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Armen S. Minasian and Elizabeth Webb and The Textile Miscellaneous Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2001.58
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009