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Altered pillow cover

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Artist Unknown (Probably Hazara)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Altered pillow cover, Artist Unknown (Probably Hazara)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Silk, cotton; cross-stitch
Size: 25 x 27 1/2 in. (63.5 x 69.85 cm)
Creation Place: Afghanistan
Culture: Probably Hazara, Afghanistan
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: Fringe with plain-weave and warp-twined heading, cloth band. Block-printed lining. Overall silk and cotton cross stitch embroidery on a cotton ground. Applied cotton fringe on the side and bottom edges. There is a red cotton print backing adhered with sta
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Jack A. and Aviva Robinson
Accession Number: 2004.259.97
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009