African Art

Pouch for Koran

19th century

Leather and rope

29 x 5 x 2 in. (73.66 x 12.7 x 5.08 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.45
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Geography: 
Country North Africa, Morocco
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin in 1999 in Morocco
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012

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