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Asian Art

Fragment of compound satin.

16th century

Warps red silk, satin woven ever four

20 × 8 in. (50.8 × 20.3 cm)
The Hobart Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1941.281
Culture: 
Asia Minor, Brusa
Period: 
Ottoman Empire (1453–1923)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Cerof Filippo (died 1941) Collection, New York; Mrs. Paul Moore (1885 - 1980), Morristown, NJ; gift to Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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