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Tent hanging

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Artist Unknown (Kyrgyz)

Date

late 19th-early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Tent hanging, Artist Unknown (Kyrgyz)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Wool; chain stitch, double chain stitch, detached chain stitch, running stitch
Size: 25 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (64.77 x 59.69 cm)
Creation Place: Kyrgyzstan
Culture: Kyrgyz, Kyrgyzstan
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: Wool-felt ground cloth. Thick natural brown wool felt with red wool embroidery. There is no backing or edge finish; the edges are overcast with cotton thread. Handmade felt?
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Jack A. and Aviva Robinson
Accession Number: 2004.259.96
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009