An image of 'ikat' wrap or blanket

Unknown Artist

'ikat' wrap or blanket

Location
Not on display
Further information

This Uzbek 'ikat' was once probably sewn into a coat but has now been taken apart and re-sewn into a small shawl or wrap. The brightly coloured 'ikat' is dyed in six different colours and the lining is of Russian printed cotton.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, August 2000

Place of origin
Uzbekistan
Year
20th century
Media
Textile
Medium
silk with cotton lining; warp 'ikat'
Dimensions
183.9 x 100.5 cm (irreg.)
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000
Accession number
298.2000
Copyright
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