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African Art

Textile

mid-20th century to 1965

Wool

66 × 102 in. (167.64 × 259.08 cm)
Gift of Dr. Rachel Volberg
2011.222.1
Geography: 
Country Djerba Island, Tunisia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Arabic, Islamic
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Labelle Prussin purchased in 1965 on the Isle of Djerba
Donated to Yale University Art Gallery by her daughter Dr. Rachel Volberg in 2011

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.