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Textile fragment with band of stripes

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    • currently in research collection

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  • The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries by Ruth Barnes and Marianne Ellis

    The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries

    A large textile with a warp ikat band made up of two strand, each of which is three knots deep, and a single brown band set between. Additional fine warp stripes, and a large undecorated, brown area towards the selvedge.

    The ikat is Yemeni. There are remains of modern stitching. The fabric is part of the Griffith collection.

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