Asian Art

Fragment of Compound Cloth

Later 12th century

Silk; compound cloth

8 1/4 x 12 5/8 in. (20.96 x 32.07 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.4609
Culture: 
Iranian, Persian, Islamic
Period: 
12th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex. Collection Arthur Upham-Pope and Phyllis Ackerman; acquired in1936 by Mrs. William H. Moore; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Arthur Upham Pope and Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present, 6 vols. (London: Oxford University Press, 1938), 2013, fig. 648.

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