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Title

'ikat' wrap or blanket

20th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

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


Details


Place where the work was made

Uzbekistan


Date

20th century


Media category

Textile


Materials used

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

298.2000



Place

Where the work was made
Uzbekistan