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Albanian fragment

Embroidered fragment. Silk on silk. Albania. Late 19th. century. Perfect condition. Cm. 17 x 44 (6.8" x 17.3"). Possibly from a royal dress. Sewn onto a brown textile and mounted on a wooden frame. Price on request.
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Kourzia belt

Women' s belt "Kourzia". Wool, cotton and traditional dyes. Beni Mesguilda. Berber people. Western Rif. Morocco. Early/mid 20th. century. Good condition. Measurements cm. 297 x 33 (117" x 13"). These belts were worn folded in half lengthwise as shown on a photograph in Sorber & Rabaté, Berber Costumes of Morocco, page 96. Price on request.
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Kuba mat

Raffia. The Kuba kingdom - Shoowa people. D.R.Congo. Early/mid. 20th. century. Dimension cm. 58 x 36 (23” x 14"). Very good condition. This true jewels of textile art is a small Shoowa cut-pile cloth. Their compex interplay of geometric symbols, inventive rhythm and balance, uniquely individual designs and tight "velvet"surfaces created objects so mysteriously alluring…
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Kimono fragment

Hand painted kimono fragment. Hemp. Japan. Late Meiji (circa1910’s). There is a small hole bottom right of hand-woven hemp cloth. Cm. 30 x 89 (12 x 35 inches). This is a fragment from a hemp (asa) summer kimono. The scene of thatched cottages, pine trees, and a country bridge is delicately painted and faded, and…
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