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Asian Art

Kerchief of plain cloth, embroidered

19th century

Warp and weft fine cotton in an even, open weave

35 1/2 × 36 in. (90.2 × 91.4 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1938.363
Geography: 
Turkey
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Turkish, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman period (1299–1922)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York, purchased in Gallipoli, Turkey; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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