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Skirt

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Artist Unknown (Turkey)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Skirt, Artist Unknown (Turkey)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, metallic thread, metal sequins, hemp, lead
Size: 39 1/4 x 67 1/2 in. (99.7 x 171.45 cm)65 x 1 1/2 in. (165.1 x 3.81 cm) (object part, cotton belt--hemp cord with lead clamp)
Creation Place: Turkey
Culture: Turkey
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Label PL inside back, on label: [183]
Physical Description: black velvet with gold embroidery; black cotton waistband tube for sash; white muslin lining throughout shalvar of black cotton velvet with heavy raised bands of vertical and gold embroidery; horizontal embroidered motif at side
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Richard L. Simmons in memory of Roberta Grodberg Simmons
Accession Number: 2005.136.74
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009