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Wall hanging with four panels, the two outer panels are patterned with designs loosely based on stylized floral elements; the two inner panels are patterned with a design commonly referred to as peacock tails against a deep blue/purple ground.


Guido Goldman Collection; gift to the MFA September 20, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Guido Goldman

Uzbekistani, mid-19th century

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Height x width: 83 3/4 x 45 in. (212.7 x 114.3 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave, warp ikat


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Resist, tie dye