|Title||Tent decoration with elaborate tassels|
Tasseled tent decoration with cross-stitch embroidery. Pieces like this would be hung anywhere in an Uzbek tent or house. In this example the long elaborate tassels have a decorative knot often referred to as a Turkish knot.
|Medium/Material||Cotton embroidered with silk|
|Dimensions||H-26 W-3.5 inches|
|Year Range from||1850|
|Year Range to||1980|
20th Century AD
|Exhibition and Publication History||* "Interwoven Worlds: Exploring Domestic and Nomadic Life in Turkey," GTM at Flushing Town Hall, March 9-April 29, 2012. A. Winter and A. Bauer, Curators.|