Turkmen (Bokhara) or Persian (Yazd)
Object Place: Persia
115 x 189 cm (45 1/4 x 74 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Plain weave silk; Ikat warp
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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. Original loops.
Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts