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Carpet with Repeating Tree Design

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
probably late 17th–early 18th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Cotton (warp and weft), wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 209 in. (530.9 cm) W. 112 in. (289.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.710
Not on view
Benjamin Altman, New York (until d. 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 43, pp. 111-112, ill. p. 112 (b/w).



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