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Dressed with Distinction: Garments from Ottoman Syria

April 1, 2019
August 18, 2019
Organizer’s Site
Council District
City Council District 5

This exhibit from Ottoman Syria explores the region’s textile production during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries when Syria was an international hub for the trade and production of handwoven cloth. With a focus on the social and seasonal contexts in which garments were worn by men, women, and children, the exhibition’s presentation of these distinguished textiles enables audiences to engage with Syrian culture and weaving techniques from a bygone era.


Wednesdays 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m.
Thursdays – Sundays 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.


Fowler Museum, UCLA
308 Charles E. Young Dr. N.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
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