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  • Textile (Thailand), ca. 1960

    Long hadwoven breath, warm burnt-orange, with thick yellow weft and fine magenta warp, giving changeable effect when crumpled. At one end, an inch-wide band in which fine blue weft replaces…

  • Panel (Thailand), mid-20th century

    Long brilliant cerise panel, handwoven. Fine magenta warp of light weight wild silk and thick, flossy weft of bright orange. silk is from worm of East Thailand which feeds on…

  • Sarong (Thailand), 19th century

    Design showing center area broken up on an all-over diamond-shaped pattern containing stylized floral shapes of seated Buddha. Reclining figures in outlines of damond shapes. Two wide borders, interrupted by…

  • Textile (Thailand), ca. 1963

    Brilliant pink material, double cloth, warp printed in large scale pattern derived from an Indian shawl design, in strong greens, red, and purple. The reverse is a strong magenta, with…

  • Panel (Thailand), 1960–69

    Panel of heavy handwoven silk horizontally striped in red, purple, orange, and orange-brown.

  • Sarong Fragment (Thailand), 1900–1950

    Remains of a long rectangular panel: field replaced with ivory cotton end borders reduced to three sections. each band at each end is decorated by pendant forms–two with a red…

  • Ikat Yarns (Thailand)

  • Textile, Korat, 1972

    Interlocking hooks and diagonals create an allover symmetrical pattern in rust-brown, ivory, and pale blue-green.

  • Textile, Laotian Ikat, 1972

    Bands of alternately s and z diagonals in orange-yellow and pink, separated by narrow gray and ivory ikat bands in solid hot pink, yellow, and metallic pink. Fine magenta warps…

  • Sarong (Thailand), 18th century

    The field is an all-over pattern of octagons and squares on a white background; side borders are floral; end borders are 3 main pendent bands on deep purple, red and…

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