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Fragment (Near East), 12th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 12th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is compound weft twill (samite). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 19.5 x 10.8 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/4 in.)

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Fragment (Near East), 12th century; silk; H x W: 19.5 x 10.8 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-215

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