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Carpet

Date:
18th century
Geography:
Azerbaijan, Kuba
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Rug: L. 125 1/8 in. (317.8 cm) W. 66 1/4 in. (168.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.149
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1910–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
Valentiner, William Reinhold. Catalogue of a Loan Exhibition of Early Oriental Rugs. New York: Gilliss Press, 1910. no. 15, pp. 17-18, ill. pl. 15.

Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 166, pp. 269, 279, ill. fig. 233 (b/w).



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