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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

Turkestan (Bokhara), about 1900

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles