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Uut kap Ilgich

Uzbek (Lakai)
late 19th c.

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, embroidered with silk

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Long, shield-shaped (okbash) trapping made of black wool embroidered with red silk serpentine patterns, with white central boteh shape. Backed with an older embroidery.


Between about 1990 and 2015, acquired by Wendy Lynne Klodt (b. 1946 – d. 2015), Cape Neddick, ME; 2015, to the Wendy Klodt Revocable Trust; 2019, sold by the Wendy Klodt Revocable Trust to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 20, 2019)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Textile Curator's Fund and New England Rug Society