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Carpet with Tree and Bird Design

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
late 16th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Cotton (warp and weft), wool (weft and pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
L. 81.62 x W. 61.5 in. (207.3 x 156.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac D. Fletcher Collection, Bequest of Isaac D. Fletcher, 1917
Accession Number:
17.120.142
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac D. Fletcher, New York (until his d.1917; 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. 40, pp. 80, 111, ill. fig. 110 (b/w).



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