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Large storage bag (chuval), face
Large storage bag (chuval), face
Date:
First half of 19th century or earlier
Location:
de Young
Gallery 60A
Century:
Media:
Wool, Silk; Knotted Pile (asymmetric Knot, Open Left, Medium Degree Warp Depression, Weave Direction Opposite That Of Design)
Dimensions:
83.8 x 142.2 cm (33 x 56 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Turkmen, Salor Tribe
Accession Number:
1983.100.5
Acquisition Date:
1983-12-14
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Gift of H. McCoy Jones

Exhibition History:

Tent and Town 1982-1983
Unravelling Yarns(rotation) 1993-1996
A Garden of Earthly Delights, 4/23-24/96
For Tent & Trade: Masterpieces of Turkmen Weaving, 2007-2008

Design woven opposite to direction of pile. Hand is chunky.

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