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Artist/maker unknown, Turkish

Made in Turkey, Asia

c. 1750

Walnut with mother-of-pearl inlay

30 x 30 x 44 inches (76.2 x 76.2 x 111.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

* Gallery 221, Asian Art, second floor

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George Plimpton Adams, Jr., 1972

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