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Lakai Uzbek people Shield-shaped wall hanging [uut kap ilgitsh] 1880-1910 Title Notes: with inverted tree, rams' horn and triangular amulet [doga or tumar] motifs
Place made: Uzbekistan
Materials & Technique: textiles, silk, cotton, metallic thread, hemp, beads, printed cotton lining; cross stitch embroidery, tassels
Dimensions: with tassles 78.5 h x 43.6 w cm without tassels 57.2 h x 34.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.315