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Woman's Belt

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Artist Unknown (Syria)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Woman's Belt, Artist Unknown (Syria)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Wool, animal hair
Size: 95 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (243.21 x 7.92 cm) (without fringe)9 in. (22.86 cm) (fringe)1 3/4 in. (4.45 cm) (object part, wrapped tassels)
Creation Place: Syria, Hama, Hama area
Culture: Syria, Hama
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: red and black with long, braided fringe both ends, ending with dyed wool and animal hair-wrapped tassels; heavy; coarse; woven in twill patterns; warp faced; Hepworth #193 sewn near one end
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.56
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009