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Asian Art

Panel of cotton cloth, embroidered

18th–19th century

Cotton, silk and metal thread embroidery

36 × 26 1/2 in. (91.4 × 67.3 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5537
Geography: 
Turkey
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Turkish, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman period (1299–1922)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 41, no. 36, ill.

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