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African Art

Cover for Koran

19th century

Brass, copper, and silver

3 5/8 × 3 5/8 × 7/8 in. (9.2 × 9.2 × 2.2 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2011.23.5
Geography: 
Morocco
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
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.