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Abaye

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Artist Unknown (Syria)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Abaye, Artist Unknown (Syria)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | Silk, metallic threads; woven with embroidered trim
Size: 54 15/16 x 59 in. (139.54 x 149.86 cm)
Creation Place: Syria
Culture: Syria
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: cape-like garment; open in front, small opening for hands; maroon and gold, with blue on back; stripes, stepped zigzags and arrow designs; fancy scrolling trim around neckline; subtile blue designs on back
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2006.100.12
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009