Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Mauro Magliani
Women's head covering (Kufiya)
Djerba, Tunisia
Lower cap: Cotton
Upper cap: Cotton and silk, gilt metal-thread embroidery
Purchased through the gift of Charlotte and Dr. Willy Reber, Valbella, Switzerland
Accession number: B79.0401, B79.0070
 
 

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

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