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Asian Art

Embroidered rectangle of plain cloth

19th century

Plain weave cotton, embroidered in silk and metal thread

6 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (16.5 × 14 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5212
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Arthur Upham Pope (1881–1969) and Phyllis Ackerman (1893–1977) Collection, 1936; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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