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Carpet

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Turkey, Kula
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 77 1/2 in. (196.85 cm) W. 50 1/4 in. (127.63 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.85
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1914–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
Denny, Walter B. How to Read Islamic Carpets. New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 108, 112, 113, ill. fig. 96 (color).

Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 130, pp. 242-243, ill. p. 243 (b/w).



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