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Brocade

Date:
early 19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Linen, silk, metal wrapped thread; damask weave
Dimensions:
82 in. high 55.25 in. wide (208.3 cm high 140.3 cm wide)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harold G. Henderson, 1909
Accession Number:
09.205
Not on view
Mrs. Harold G. Henderson(until 1909; gifted to MMA)
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