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Cushion Cover (Yastik)

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Turkey, Konya
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 43 in. (109.2 cm) W. 21 in. (53.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.14
Not on view
James F. Ballard, St. Louis, MO (until 1922; gifted to MMA)
Denny, Walter B. How to Read Islamic Carpets. New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p.98, ill. fig. 83 (color).

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. 78, p. 41, ill. (b/w).



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