Asian Art

Hanging for Sides of Camel in Bridal Procession (Asmalyk)

late 19th century

Wool with silk embroidery; Russian trade-cloth printed cotton

35 x 48 in. (88.9 x 121.9 cm)
Gift of Sarah B. Sherrill in memory of her grandfather Charles H. Sherrill, B.A. 1889, and father Gibbs W. Sherrill, B.A. 1931
2018.167.3
Culture: 
Central Asian
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Collected by donor in Tehran bazaar in 1975.

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