Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Textile Fragment
Date 18th century
Medium Wool twill; Goat-fleece
Dimensions Overall: 26 1/8 × 9 1/2 inches (66.4 × 24.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Albert Kahn
Accession Number 42.4
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
(Nasli Heeramaneck, New York, New York, USA);
1942-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA) with funds from Albert Kahn
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