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Sleeve guard


Artist Unknown (Morocco)


late 19th-early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Sleeve guard, Artist Unknown (Morocco)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Passementerie (Do Not Use) | Silk, metallic thread; passementerie
Size: 79 5/8 in. (202.2 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco
Culture: Africa, Morocco
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: loose strands of twisted gold cords broken by small groups and the entire group bundled with silver metallic thread and 2 stiff diamond-shaped purple and silver twisted sections; loop on one end and 'button' on opposite end
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 99.106.4
Added to Site: February 28, 2009