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Panel

Medium:
Medium: silk and cotton Technique: embroidery
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 x 38.7 cm (15 3/4 x 15 1/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Panel
Made in:
Iran
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1949-99-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4238c50c8-91fe-43dd-a971-b43555c2ecd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-99-1
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: wool and silk Technique: piecing, embroidery and couching
Dimensions:
H x W: 50.8 x 17.8 cm (20 x 7 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
Rasht, Iran
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1952-9-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq403f3b04c-c44b-4b1e-ab28-d01b960384a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1952-9-1
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Panel

Medium:
Technique: embroidered
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Panel
Made in:
Iran
Date:
18th–19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan L. Wolfe
Accession Number:
1969-50-18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq43c196def-3c4c-4e13-8147-1889bbe3bf04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1969-50-18

Fragment

Medium:
Medium: silk on cotton Technique: embroidered on drawnwork
Dimensions:
H x W: 13.9 x 18.9 cm (5 1/2 x 7 7/16 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
Iran
Date:
19th century
Credit Line:
Bequest of Marian Hague
Accession Number:
1971-50-141
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c097574a-ec98-4e13-966a-cb76f108e2cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1971-50-141
Online Media:

Fragment

Medium:
Medium: silk on cotton Technique: embroidered
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.3 x 32 cm (8 3/8 x 12 5/8 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
Iran
Date:
19th century
Credit Line:
Bequest of Marian Hague
Accession Number:
1971-50-142
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b3c21e84-1d19-416b-a96f-3bdf37a40b87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1971-50-142
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: cotton, silk Technique: embroidery on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 21 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
Iran
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection
Accession Number:
1974-100-6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48e2a55b9-4663-4a67-b3de-756307292f3f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1974-100-6
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Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: Iskandar (Alexander) and the talking tree; verso: text

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40.8 x 30.1 cm (16 1/16 x 11 7/8 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Tabriz, Iran
Date:
ca. 1330
Period:
Mongol period
Topic:
tree  Search this
Shahnama  Search this
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353)  Search this
Alexander  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Mongol period (1220 - 1380)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1935.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye377bb605e-79b3-4ea7-99f8-e9c301bac646
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1935.23
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Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (died 1020); recto: text:; verso: illustration and text: Bahram Gur finds Jamshid's treasure

Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 20.8 x 28.8 cm (8 3/16 x 11 5/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Tabriz, Iran
Date:
ca. 1330
Period:
Mongol period
Topic:
peacock  Search this
Shahnama  Search this
lion  Search this
donkey  Search this
Il-Khanid dynasty (1256 - 1353)  Search this
naskh script  Search this
Mongol period (1220 - 1380)  Search this
Iran  Search this
Bahram Gur  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
epic  Search this
ram  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1935.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye360317961-f6ad-4749-9f0c-48d73858048c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1935.24
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2r World Map and Envelope single

Title:
Scott Catalogue Iran 1877
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored); adhesive / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width (object): 1 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (3.3 x 4.5 cm) Height x Width (page): 10 7/16 x 8 7/16 in. (26.5 x 21.5 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Iran (shah dynasty)
Date:
September 13, 1975
Object number:
1977.1119.6.3.5
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fd6c4ecc-c439-438a-b886-bbde49d9b1ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1977.1119.6.3.5

A CIA Officer Taken Hostage in 1979 Fears the Worst

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-04-09T15:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_WzSQOjPMin4

Freer’s Asian Ceramics Reconsidered

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-04-16T14:48:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0j_-5TF8O_o

Tea and Conversation: Persian Culinary Traditions for Nowruz

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-24T02:58:34.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_74e81PcSlek

Fashioning an Empire: Safavid Textiles from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha - Highlights

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-04-22T20:49:54.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_EeY6ciEpGAg

Podcast: Masters of Persian Music

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-10-12T11:30:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_LQL6FeJ6F34

The Cyrus Cylinder: The Discovery and Creation of an Icon

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-05-20T20:12:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Q2qKQngMszM

Nasta'liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-09-12T12:36:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt__Ywcb7w4kUc

Storyteller Xanthe Gresham: Simurgh and the Conference of Birds

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-18T14:00:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_hezbP56SeAE

Objects We Love: Royal Pen Case with Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar enthroned

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-07T17:00:20.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_yapf5tCJGpU

Arg-é Bam (Bam Citadel), Iran, 1956

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2008-04-21T20:14:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Travel & Events  Search this
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
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HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_xDvmvjoGA7s

Conflict Kitchen | Designing Peace exhibition video AD

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-06-30T20:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_u9Uf33yWEn8

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