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Belt (hizam), early 20th century
Fez, Morocco
Silk and metal threads, lampas weave, L: 150 in, W: 16 3/4 in
Purchase 1927 J. Ackerman Coles Collection  27.104
Not On View
Alternate Title: Woman's Woven Belt with Multicolored Floral and Geometric Designs (L'Ahzem)

Provenance: Cherif Abd Errhaman el Amrani, Fez, Morocco through Miss Eliza Niblack (buyer), 197 Berkeley Place, Brooklyn, New York, by at least 1927; Newark Museum, purchase, 1927
Exhibition History:
"Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 12 - May 15, 2016).

"African Design: Heirs to the Trans-Saharan Trade," Newark Museum (1995)

Keywords: Belt, Textile, Weaving