Requires Photography

Cover or garment

Turkmen (Bokhara) or Persian
19th–20th century


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

115 x 189 cm (45 1/4 x 74 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.986

Medium or Technique

Silk; Ikat

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Tabby-woven silk, showing red wefts and tie-dyed warps. Cloud-like lozenges of neutral purple, blue, yellow-green and white, on purplish pink ground. Wide borders, those along sides show warp-stripe pattern in each of the secondary colors. Ends cut and frayed. Green braided loops at each of two corners.

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts