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Asian Art

Circular table cover of mosaic embroidery

19th century

Textile, silk

67 in. (170.2 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1938.338
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
possibly Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

A label on the back reads "Traido de Jerusalen por el Conde de Paris, 1858."; purchased by Mrs. William H. Moore, New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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