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Carpet

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Attributed to Northwestern Iran
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 215 in. (546.1 cm) with fringe H. 211 3/4 in. (537.8 cm) without fringe W. 102 3/4 in. (261 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.74
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. 3, p. 4, 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. 161, pp. 277-278, ill. p. 278 (b/w).



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