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Fragment

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Made in Iran
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
6 x 4 1/2 in. (15.2 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Nanette B. Kelekian, in honor of Olga Raggio, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.494.780
Not on view
Nanette Rodney Kelekian, New York (until 2002; gifted to MMA)
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