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Woman's cloak

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Blue/white (appears silver) silk rep trimmed with polychrome silk taupe and pompoms; lining of lavender, blues, dark green, white floral printed cotton; border of warp dyed silk ikat. Square shoulders, long tapered false sleeves ("tails"), open front, wide flaring skirt. Condition: good. Worn...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Western Turkestan (Bokhara), probably early 20th century

Object Place

Bokhara, Turkestan

Dimensions

159 cm (62 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: H (Center back): 1.59 m

Accession Number

43.500

Medium or Technique

Silk; Exterior of silk rep and tape linings of silk ikat and cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes