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Asian Art

Purse of cotton embroidered in silk

18th century

Cotton, silk

6 1/4 × 5 7/8 in. (15.9 × 14.9 cm)
The Hobart Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1942.98
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Phyllis Ackerman (1893–1977); gift to Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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