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Flap of a Bookbinding (Jild-i kitab)

Object Name:
Flap of a bookbinding
17th century
Attributed to Iran
Leather; painted, gilded, and lacquered
H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) W. 4 9/16 in. (11.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Sir Caspar Purdon Clarke, 1907
Accession Number:
Not on view
Sir Caspar Purdon Clarke, New York (until 1907; gifted to MMA)
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