Asian Art

Man’s Coat (Chalat)

19th century

Plain-weave silk with ikat patterning

Length, back, from bottom of collar: 129.4 cm (51 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1939.636
Culture: 
Turkestani, Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 36, no. 30, ill.

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