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horse blanket; textile

Horse blanket or tent decoration c. 1920. 284 x 117 cms. Turkmen. Natural ivory ground with lattice pattern of felted woollen cord and tassels in red, blue and yellow-green on borders, extending in lines across the blanket. Central panel of red and yellow motifs; stitched border of felted woollen cord containing horn motifs in red, yellow-green and blue. 54(b) in 'Art of the Feltmaker' catalogue.

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