Textile

Turkestan (Bokhara)
late 19th–early 20th century


Dimensions

33 x 80 cm (13 x 31 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .80 x .33

Accession Number

22.596

Medium or Technique

Silk; Cut velvet ikat silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The silk of the pile was tied and dyed before weaving; the design consists of discs and conventional plant forms; the ground is green, the other colors in the design are brilliant red, yellow, blue and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection