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Lotus-Patterned Ushak Carpet

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
probably first half 16th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft, and pile)
Dimensions:
H. 118 in. (299.7 cm) W. 71 in. (180.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.80.10
Not on view
Joseph V. McMullan, New York (by 1965–72; gifted to MMA)
"Catalogue of an exhibition held at the] Hayward Gallery, London, 19 October–10 December 1972." In Islamic Carpets from the Joseph V. McMullan Collection. London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1972. no. 79, p. 49.

McMullan, Joseph V., and Ernst J. Grube. Islamic Carpets. New York: Near Eastern Art Research Center, 1965. no. 79, pp. 254-255, ill. pl. 79 (color).

Ellis, Charles. Oriental Carpets in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1988. pp. 62, 81-82.



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