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Cover

Date:
first half 17th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Cotton, silk; plain weave, embroidered
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 50 in. (127 cm) W. 46 in. (116.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.203.2
Not on view
Laura D'Aintrey, New York (until 1909; sold to MMA)
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