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Asian Art

Compound cloth.

ca. 1175–1199

Warp and weft white silk

12 3/4 × 21 3/4 in. (32.4 × 55.2 cm)
The Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1941.274
Geography: 
Iran
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
12th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Arthur Upham Pope (1881–1969) and Phyllis Ackerman (1893–1977) Collection, 1941; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

The Kashmir Shawl, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 38, 46–47, fig. 21.

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