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Fragment

Date:
8th–9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Silk; tapestry-woven
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm) W. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.119
Not on view
[ Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, until 1941; sold to MMA]
Watt James C.Y., MMA, and Anne E. Wardwell. "Central Asian and Chinese Textiles." In When Silk was Gold. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1997. no. 3, p. 32, ill. (color).



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