Mezzaro (shawl or headcovering)

Medium: cotton Technique: block printed on plain weave | 19th century

Unknown Maker

Mezzaro in a multicolored design on a white ground. Formed of three panels stitched together. Large-scale tree with a border of alternating bunches of fruit and vases with flowers.

Credit: Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt
Object: 1931-66-129

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