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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.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”