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Asian Art

Strip cut from a curtain

18th century

Cotton, silk thread, embroidered

76 × 12 1/2 in. (193.04 × 31.75 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5543
Geography: 
Possibly Turkey
Possibly Greece
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Turkish or Ionian Islands, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman period (1299–1922)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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