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Asian Art

Square of plain twill brocaded

18th century

Warps yellow silk, twill woven over three wefts of yellow silk

49.7 × 50.9 cm. 19 1/2 × 20 in.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1945.67
Culture: 
Asia Minor
Period: 
Ottoman Empire (1453–1923)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, purchased in Istanbul, Turkey, in 1936-37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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