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Carpet

Date:
16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt, Cairo
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 80 in. (203.2 cm) W. 51 in. (129.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.266
Not on view
George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (until 1941; bequeathed to MMA)
Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 101, p. 231-232, ill. p. 231 (b/w).



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