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Head covering (amendil), from a two-piece costume

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Artist Unknown (Berber)

Date

c. 1990s

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Head covering (amendil), from a two-piece costume, Artist Unknown (Berber)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, rayon; machine embroidery
Size: 46 x 86 3/4 in. (116.84 x 220.35 cm) (without fringe)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco
Culture: Berber, Africa, Morocco
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: black; black fringe at short ends and corners; embroidery on ends on opposite sides in yellow, green, red, salmon and white in diamonds, stars and c-shapes with flattened pompoms
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Textile Miscellaneous Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2003.182.1
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009