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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Fragment, 1250–1274

type: Fragment

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Central horizontal band of two rows of kufic inscription in mirror image vertically, flanked by bands of rosettes enclosing quatrefoils on one side, roses and stars enclosing quatrefoils on the other side. Incription in white on gold ground; rosettes in blue and gold on a ground of white and gold; stars in rose, blue, white and gold. Guard stripes of red and white.

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John Pierpont Morgan

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