Prayer rug

Prayer rug
Prayer rug
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metallic Threads; Warp-resist Dyeing (ikat), Supplementary-weft Patterning; Backing: Cotton; Mordant- And Block-resist Dyeing
Dimensions:
8.3 x 5.1 cm (3 1/4 x 2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
2013.72.1
Acquisition Date:
2013-10-16
Credit Line:

A gift from Erik Jacobsen

Prayer rug with fine Uzbek ikat textile, central motif in Persian green silk with metallic thread brocade, block printed backing mordant resist cotton.

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