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Square panel of Ikat

Combination of crossed warp and weft silk stripes and tie dyed warp, check and stripes formed by warp and weft with the borders also tie dyed in flame pattern, colors: blue, pink, orange, and green, lined with green and white cotton, green border cut in a jagged line and four green birds...

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Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Bokharan, 19th century

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Silk; Ikat


Textiles and Fashion Arts