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Fragment of Sari

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
19th century
Geography:
India, Punjab, probably Patiala
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H. 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.143.3
Not on view
Rudolf M. Riefstahl, New York (until 1921; sold to MMA)
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