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Carpet

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey
Medium:
Cotton (warp and weft), wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
L. 64.37 x W. 38.87 in. (163.5 x 98.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.720
Not on view
Stefano Bardini, Florence; 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. 49, pp. 90, 113, ill. fig. 122 (b/w).

Eiland, Murray L., and Robert Pinner. "The Salting Carpets." In Oriental Carpet and Textile Studies. vol. V, pt. 2. Danville, CA: International Conference on Oriental Carpets, 1999. p. 100, ill. fig. 52 (b/w).



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