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Cover (Iran)

This is a Cover. We acquired it in 1986. Its medium is silk and its technique is supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a 3&1 twill foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by William B. Heller.

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Cover (Iran); silk; 1986-24-1

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