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Length of compound cloth

10th century

Silk

37 × 23 1/16 in. (94 × 58.5 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1941.276
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Abbasid dynasty (750–1258)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Said to have been found at Bibi Shahr Banu in 1925; Arthur Upham Pope (1881–1969); Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York, purchased in New York in 1941; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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