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Asian Art

Two pieces of cut voided satin velvet

16th century

Silk, cut and voided velvet, brocaded, satin weave

A: 6 5/8 × 12 in. (16.83 × 30.48 cm) B: 7 × 12 1/4 in. (17.78 × 31.12 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5522a-b
Geography: 
Turkey
Culture: 
Turkish, Ottoman, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman Empire (1453–1923)
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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