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Fragment (Iran), 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is silk on cotton and its technique is tent stitch embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 55 x 57 cm (21 5/8 x 22 7/16 in.)

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Fragment (Iran), 18th century; silk on cotton; H x W: 55 x 57 cm (21 5/8 x 22 7/16 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-87-9

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