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Carpet

Date:
17th–18th century
Geography:
Azerbaijan, probably Kuba
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 158 in. (401.3 cm) W. 74 1/4 in. (188.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.234.2
Not on view
[ Bacri Frères, Paris, until 1908; sold to MMA]
Ellis, Charles. "The Portuguese carpets of Gujarat." In Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, edited by Richard Ettinghausen. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1972. p. 282, ill. fig. 19 (b/w).

Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 160, pp. 267, 277, ill. fig. 229 (b/w).



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