292 x 176cm / 9ft 7" x 5ft 9"
This large cotton Double Bed size wood block print is likely to have originally been made for a quilt. The slubby type heavy cotton weave appears hand spun is hand woven imparting a softness of fall in its handle. The reciprocal design follows Timurid architectural themes of mosaic as seen in buildings in Uzbekistan.
There are some old patches of repair using contemporary print material
• Early 20th cent
• Ref 16003