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Asian Art

Sample length of metal cloth

1920

Warps white silk, wefts gold, metal twisted over a red silk core, twill woven over 3 and under 1

9 × 28 in. (22.9 × 71.1 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.102
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. Henry Markoe Collection; 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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