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Asian Art

Temple hanging, embroidered velvet

19th century

The ground is a European velvet, embroidery in metal thread

44 × 77 1/4 in. (111.76 × 196.22 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.92
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Burmese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Asia Institute, New York; Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore) (1858–1955) New York; gift in 1951 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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