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Carpet

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Caucasus
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 142 1/2 in. (362 cm) without fringes H. 130 1/2 in. (331.5 cm) W. 83 in. (210.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.7
Not on view
James F. Ballard, St. Louis, MO (until 1922; gifted to MMA)
Breck, Joseph, and Frances Morris. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art." In The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1923. no. 102, p. 51, ill. (b/w).



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