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Asian Art

Wall panel of silk tapestry

16th century

Warps white, very hard twisted silk

86 × 54 inches
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.95
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Persian, Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

From Arthur Upham Pope. It formed part of the Asia Institute Collection.

Bibliography: 

Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art, 2, exh. cat. (New York: The Iranian Institue, 1940), 54, no. 1.

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