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Storage Bag

Object Name:
Storage bag
Date:
early 19th century
Geography:
Turkmenistan, Central Asia
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile), silk (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 28 3/8 in. (72 cm) W. 46 1/4 in. (117.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.39
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. 105, p. 53, ill. (b/w).

Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 185, p. 291, ill. p. 291 (b/w).



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