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Carpet

Date:
probably early 19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Caucasus
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Rug: L. 122 1/2 in. (311.2 cm) W. 65 in. (165.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.146
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1910–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Loan Exhibition of Early Oriental Rugs," November 1, 1910–January 15, 1911, no. 17.

Valentiner, William Reinhold. Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of Early Oriental Rugs. New York: Gilliss Press, 1910. no. 17, pp. 20-21, ill. pl. 17 (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. 162, pp. 278-279, ill. p. 278 (b/w).



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