W. Turkestan (Bokhara)
Object Place: Bokhara, Turkey (Western)
105 x 116 cm (41 5/16 x 45 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection