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Asian Art

Embroidered plain cloth

19th century

Cotton, wool

50 × 55 cm. (very irregular) 20 × 22 in.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5529
Culture: 
Asia Minor, Turkish, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman Empire (1453–1923)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York, purchased in Istanbul, Turkey, in 1936-37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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