African Art

Cover for Koran

19th century

Brass, copper, and silver

Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2011.23.5
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metal
Geography: 
Country North Africa, Morocco
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin 1999 in Morocco
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2011

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.