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Lecture, Dr. Cynthia Becker; Silk, Amber, and Wool: A History of North African Dress

Date: Mar 10

Time: 6pm - 7pm

Venue: Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Address: 1000 Holt Avenue Winter Park, FL 32789, USA

Phone: 4076462526  |  Email

This lecture considers the historically complex and diverse styles of dress that developed in North Africa, concentrating on the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It considers how handwoven wool cloaks, massive amber necklaces, and embroidered silk waistcoats were the result of extensive trade networks and served as prominent status symbols

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