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Asian Art

Chine solid twill cut velvet

18th century

A pair tan binding warps alternates with the pile warps, two finer tan wefts bind the pile warpsà

77 1/4 × 51 3/4 in. (196.2 × 131.4 cm)
Gift of Mrs. F. M. Whitehouse
1938.32
Geography: 
Iran
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. F. M. Whitehouse; gift in 1938 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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