khotan silk

Description

Masterpiece. Unique and stunning Silk Khotan, the only one known in the world woven in the ‘Souf’ technique. Extraordinary piece, signed and dated 1275 (1858). More than 160 years and still shiny and sublime.

Additional information

Dimensions 282 x 139 cm ( 9.25 x 4.56 ft )
ID
Name Khotan relief
Period Dated 1275 ('1858)
Materials Silk and cotton
Origin East Turkestan
Condition Good

Additional information

Dimensions 282 x 139 cm ( 9.25 x 4.56 ft )
ID
Name Khotan relief
Period Dated 1275 ('1858)
Materials Silk and cotton
Origin East Turkestan
Condition Good