Saddlebag Face (khorjin)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 19th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Wool, pile weaving
  • Dimension

    H x W: 43.8 × 54 cm (17 1/4 × 21 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    John Wertime, Arlington, VA [1]
    To 1996
    YUNUS Gallery, Orlando, FL [2]
    From 1996 to 2020
    Richard Isaacson, Arlington, VA, purchased from YUNUS Gallery on November 3, 1996 [3]
    From 2020
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Richard Isaacson, Arlington, VA [4]
    [1] According to Richard Isaacson, Don Edwards of the YUNUS Gallery later told him that he had this bag on consignment from John Wertime, Arlington, VA. See Richard Isaacson Sackler Gift II January 2020, object file, Collections Management.
    [2] See purchase receipt, object file, Collections Management.
    [3] See note 2.
    [4] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Richard Isaacson
    YUNUS Gallery
    John Wertime
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of the Richard Isaacson Collection
  • Type

    Costume and Textile
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