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Catalog number 2010.6.24
Title Patchwork hanging
Object Name Quilt
Description Patchwork cloth, edged in floral print; outer border of plain red material; outer field of patchwork diamonds bordered by narrow bands of multi-colored saw-tooth patchwork and embroidery on white; center field of various materials including ikat. Created in Afghanistan of an Uzbek design.
Medium/Material Embroidered cotton and silk
Dimensions H-23.5 W-22 inches
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 2000
Search Terms Afghanistan
Central Asia
Textile
20th Century AD
Ikat
Hanging
Uzbekistan
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.
Culture Afghan/Uzbek