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Asian Art

Length of brocaded compound twill

18th century

Silk, twill, gold threads

22 1/4 × 19 1/2 in. (56.5 × 49.5 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5548
Geography: 
Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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