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Textile fragment with three bands with hexagonal cartouches

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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

    Three narrow bands with hexagonal cartouches filled either with a blue eight-pointed star worked in fine darning stitch, two S-shapes embroidered in yellow satin stitch, or drawn-thread work with overcast and looping stitch, also done in yellow silk.

    Each band is 1.5 cm wide.

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