|Title||Kungrat wall decoration (ilgich)|
Kungrat embroidered wall decoration
Ilgich, small square and shield-shaped decorative embroideries, are used as part of a dowery and to decorate a home. This ilgich has a central spiral-edged medallion surrounded by four saw tooth-edged horn figures with an outer band of simpler shapes. It is unlined with raw edges.
|Dimensions||H-22.5 W-27 inches|
|Year Range from||1900.0|
|Year Range to||2000.0|
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.|