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Asian Art

Embroidered and tinsel-decorated scarf of plain cloth

19th century

Silk, tinsel, satin

102 × 47 1/2 in. (259.1 × 120.7 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1939.660
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Samuel Fyzee Rahamin (1880 - 1964); purchased in 1939 by Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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