Wall hanging

Uzbekistani
mid-19th century


Object Place: Central Asia, Uzbekistan

Dimensions

Height x width: 83 3/4 x 45 in. (212.7 x 114.3 cm)

Accession Number

2006.1463

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave, warp ikat

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Tie dye

Wall hanging with four panels, the two outer panels are patterned with designs loosely based on stylized floral elements; the two inner panels are patterned with a design commonly referred to as peacock tails against a deep blue/purple ground.

Provenance

Guido Goldman Collection; gift to the MFA September 20, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Guido Goldman