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Four Cream-colored Wool Tallitot with Woven Black Stripes

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$400$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Four Cream-colored Wool Tallitot with Woven Black Stripes, Middle Eastern, 19th/20th century, various striped patterns and knotted fringe or tzitzis, two with narrow intermittent cream-colored silk stripes, all approx. 60 x 90 in.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $200-300

Some with patching and/or soiling.


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Keywords

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jewish religious clothing, Tallit

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