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Asian Art

Purse of Silk Cloth Embroidered in Metal

19th century

Silk

5 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (14 × 8.9 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5229
Geography: 
Iran
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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