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Prayer cloth

Photo: Scott Leen

Prayer cloth

19th century

Unknown artist


Patchwork of cloths made with silk warp ikat, cotton weft and printed cotton
29 x 19 in. (73.7 x 48.3 cm)
Gift of David and Marita Paly
Provenance: [Gail Martin Gallery, New York]; purchased from gallery by David Paly, Gig Harbor, Washington, 2010; to Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2022
Photo: Scott Leen
Not currently on view

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