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Towel Ends

Object Name:
Towel ends
19th century
Attributed to probably Turkey
Silk and metal thread on linen
H. 10 in. (25.4 cm) W. 21 in. (53.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Definition: Arabic
Location: In small cartouches.
Translation: "May Allah be the owner!"

Marking: See link panel.
Edward C. Moore (American, New York 1827–1891 New York), New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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