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Mongol Noblewoman's Lampas Weave Hat w. Pearls
Antique Central Asian lampas weave Mongol Noblewoman's hat fragment woven with animated lions leaping and playing amongst beribboned balls against a ground with fish-scales diaper pattern; purple gauze tapes, applied seed pearls,looped selvedge, circa 13th century
79 x 29 cm
, 1250