CADA FAIR at Compton Verney

We will be exhibiting at Compton Verney with the Cotswold Art & Antiques Dealers’ Association from 14 – 17 October

The gallery will be closed for the duration of the fair

Antique Uzbek Silk Ikat Chapan

Antique Uzbek Silk Ikat Chapan



Probably Ferghana Valley, Uzbekistan, 19th century; silk ikat weave with cotton lining; one stain, otherwise very good condition.

A similar piece is published in Colors of the Oasis: Central Asian Ikats (Plate 8, p.78), a compilation of the Murad Megalli Collection donated to and exhibited in a special exhibition at the Textile Museum, Washington, from October 16, 2010  to March 13, 2011