Mat Embroidered with Stylized Plant and Animal Motifs Maker: Unknown

late 18th century

Asian Art

Not on view
Medium

Cotton, surface darning embroidery on the diagonal

Dimensions

43 × 24 in. (109.22 × 60.96 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1938.337

Geography
Period

18th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore, 1858–1955) New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1938
Bibliography
  • Jennifer Wearden, "Azerbaijanian Embroideries: A Synthesis of Contrasts," Hali no. 59 (October 1991), 102–11
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