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Woman's loose gown

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Polychrome (purple, yellow, red, white) warp-dyed and striped silk in bull's-eye pattern. Square shoulder, high round neck with standing collar, long wide sleeves, button closures top front and back.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Uzbek, 19th century

Object Place

Bokhara, Turkey (Western)

Dimensions

126 cm (49 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.692

Medium or Technique

Silk ikat

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes