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Asian Art

Embroidered satin skirt

17th–18th century

Satin, silk thread embroidery

191 1/4 × 32 in. (485.8 × 81.3 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5339
Geography: 
India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York, purchased in April, 1945 in Delhi from Ganesha Lal who had shops in Calcutta and Delhi; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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