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Fragment

Date:
1599–1600
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Silk, metal wrapped thread; lampas
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Mount: L. 11 in. (27.9 cm)
W. 16 in. (40.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1197.1
Not on view
Marking: Dated 1008 A.H. and signed "made by Hussein"
Dr. Sekeyan, New York (until 1906; sold to MMA)
Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Mohammedan Decorative Arts. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1930. pp. 216–17, ill. fig. 131 (b/w).

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