Molly Hogg

African and Asian Textiles and Objects

  • Length of cloth

    Length of cloth Europe, for export to India These vibrant red designs sometimes referred to as ‘turkey red’, were made in Europe (possibly Manchester), for export […]
  • Dowry textile

    Dowry textile Saurashtra, Gujarat, C. India Chain stitched in vegetable dyed goat hair wool, a panel made as a dowry piece. Material: Hand spun cotton, wool, […]
  • Woman’s blouse panel (choli)

    Woman’s blouse panel (choli) Sindh, Pakistan A mounted panel richly embroidered and mirrored, prior to being made into the Choli worn by a young woman. Mounted […]
  • A Fragment of furnishing fabric

    A Fragment of furnishing fabric Coromandel Coast, India A large mounted cloth, hand drawn to a lattice design, influence by the bazaar Brocades made in Italy […]
  • A Fragment of furnishing fabric

    A Fragment of furnishing fabric Coromandel Coast, India A large mounted cloth clearly influenced by the Bazaar Italian Brocades of the 18th C. Made for export […]
  • Wall hanging, niche curtain

    Wall hanging, niche curtain Bukhara, Uzbekistan, C. Asia A bold silk ikat design, typical of the region. Includes the boteh and amulet symbols with the pomegranate […]
  • Mounted fragment 

    Mounted fragment Uzbekistan, C. Asia A silk ikat fragment of a rarer spot design, probably from a coat (chapan). Mounted on a stretcher. Material: Silk Size: […]
  • Fragment of wall hanging or coat (Chapan)

    Uzbekistan, C. Asia A mounted fragment showing the full optical quality of this fine ikat. Perfect for a narrow space or a small interior. Material: Silk […]
  • Fragment of women’s coat (Chyrpy)

    Fragment of women’s coat (Chyrpy) Tekke people, Turkmenistan, C. Asia A mounted side panel of a coat, embroidered on a white silk background, a rarer colour […]