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Asian Art

Compound weft twill, brocaded

17th century

Warps red silk, wefts red silk and gold

15 1/4 × 4 1/2 in. (38.7 × 11.4 cm) at top
Gift of Oliver W. Brantley
1943.7
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Safavid dynasty (1501 - 1722)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Oliver W. Brantley to 1943; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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