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Carpet

Date:
18th century
Geography:
present-day China, Khotan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silk (warp, weft and pile)
Dimensions:
H. 108 in. (274.3 cm) W. 70 in. (177.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.49
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. 117, p. 58, 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. 230, pp. 328, 347, ill. fig. 304 (b/w).



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