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Girl’s dress
Sana'a, Yemen
1930s
Cotton, cotton velvet, silk thread stitching, couched plaited gilt metal thread ribbons, gilt silver filigree buttons
L: 85; W: 56 cm
Purchased through the gift of Ellen and Jerome Stern, New York, to American Friends of The Israel Museum, in honor of their grandson, Jordan Stern Vandervoort
Accession number: B06.0225


From the Israel Museum publications:
Juhasz, Esther (ed.), The Jewish Wardrobe from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 5 Continents Editions, Milan and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2012

Exhibitions:
Dress Codes: Revealing the Jewish Wardrobe, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Bella and Harry Wexner Gallery, 11/03/2014 - 07/03/2015

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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