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Carpet with Repeating Medallion Pattern on Red Background

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey
Medium:
Wool; (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 87 15/16 in. (223.4 cm) W. 72 in. (182.88 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.263.9
Not on view
Joseph V. McMullan, New York (by 1965–71; gifted to MMA)
McMullan, Joseph V., and Ernst J. Grube. Islamic Carpets. New York: Near Eastern Art Research Center, 1965. no. 50, pp. 198-199, ill. pl. 50 (color).

Denny, Walter B. How to Read Islamic Carpets. New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014. p. 63, ill. fig. 49 (color).



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