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Yamut Carpet with Octagonal Guls

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
probably early 19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Western Turkmenistan, Central Asia
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile)
Dimensions:
H. 97 in. (246.4 cm) W. 57 in. (144.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.46
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. 107, p. 54, 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. 192, pp. 290, 293, ill. fig. 251 (b/w).



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