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Carpet

Date:
first half 17th century
Geography:
Iran, probably Kashan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silk, metal wrapped thread; tapestry weave
Dimensions:
L. 91 x W. 55 in. (231.14 x 139.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1951
Accession Number:
51.197
Not on view
Horace Havemeyer, New York (by 1930–51; gifted to MMA)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Persian Rugs of the So-called Polish Type," June 10, 1930–September 21, 1930.

Dimand, Maurice S. "New York June 10–September 21, 1930." In Loan Exhibition of Persian Rugs of the So-Called Polish Type. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1930. no. 19, p. 10, ill. pl. III (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. 25, pp. 65, 105, ill. fig. 92 (b/w).



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