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Brocade

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to India
Medium:
Silk, cotton and metal thread
Dimensions:
H. 9 in. (22.9 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.143.5
Not on view
Rudolf M. Riefstahl, New York (until 1921; sold to MMA)
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