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Cover

W. Turkestan (Bokhara)
18th–19th century


Object Place: Bokhara, Turkey (Western)

Dimensions

105 x 116 cm (41 5/16 x 45 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.501

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cover made from fragments. Characteristic stylized round blossoms repeating within lattice compartments formed by leafy vines. Red, blue, yellow and other silk yarns on a white cotton ground. Tape and galloon borders; edged with green silk velvet; lined. Many missing yarns; ground repaired in several areas; pieced.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection