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Carpet

Date:
18th century
Geography:
Attributed to Caucasus
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft, pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 180 in. (457.2 cm) W. 80 in. (203.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.118
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. 88, p. 45, 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. 163, pp. 268, 279, ill. fig. 230 (b/w).



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