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Piece of silk

Bokharan


Dimensions

43 x 69 cm (16 15/16 x 27 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .69 x .43

Accession Number

21.675

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Woven from silk that has been tied and dyed before weaving. The design consists of irregular pink, red, violet, blue, green and yellow triangles.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: April 7, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund