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Turban Band, Turban Band, 11th–12th century

This is a Turban band. It is dated 11th–12th century and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is wool weft and its technique is slit tapestry. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was purchased from Good Neighbor Imports, Inc. and donated by Agnes M. O'Donnell. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Agnes M. O'Donnell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 207 x 1.4 cm (6 ft. 9 1/2 in. x 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Turban Band, Turban Band, 11th–12th century; Peru; wool weft; H x W: 207 x 1.4 cm (6 ft. 9 1/2 in. x 9/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Agnes M. O'Donnell; 1951-132-3-a/d

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Extreme Textiles: Designing for High Performance.

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