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Carpet

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, probably Deccan
Medium:
Cotton (warp and weft), wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Max. H. 79 in. (200.7 cm) Max: W. 54 3/4 in. (139.1 cm); Min. W. 53 1/2 in. (135.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.73
Not on view
James F. Ballard, St. Louis, MO (until 1922; gifted to MMA)
Corning, NY. Corning Museum of Glass. "Glass of the Maharajahs," May 18, 2006–November 30, 2006, no catalogue.

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. 15, p. 10, 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. 57, pp. 121, 130, ill. fig. 132 (b/w).



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