The Grand Costume (El-keswa el-kbira)

Unknown Artist/Makerlate 19th century

The Jewish Museum, New York

The Jewish Museum, New York
New York, United States


  • Title: The Grand Costume (El-keswa el-kbira)
  • Creator: Unknown Artist/Maker
  • Date Created: late 19th century
  • Location: Rabat, Morocco
  • Place Part Of: Morocco
  • Physical Dimensions: w999 x h3001 cm (Skirt)
  • Culture: Rabat (Morocco)
  • Credit Line: Purchase: Judaica Acquisitions Committee Fund, 1993-195a-e
  • Type: Ceremonial Art-Textile
  • Rights: https://thejewishmuseum.org/about-this-site#image-research-requests
  • Medium: Skirt: silk velvet with gold metallic ribbon and passementerie; lining: polished cotton; bodice: silk velvet with gilt metallic embroidery, leather; sleeves: transparent silk chiffon with gold brocade

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