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Asian Art

Two Lengths Compound Satin from a Ka’aba Cover

18th century

Warps black silk, satin woven over five

21 × 34 in. (53.3 × 86.4 cm)
Purchased through Professor Alfred Bellinger, Feb. 24, 1937
1937.8
Geography: 
Made in Turkey
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Turkish, Islamic
Period: 
Ottoman period (1299–1922)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Professor Alfred R. Bellinger; purchased in 1937 by Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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