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Carpet

Date:
late 17th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
Rug: L. 126 in. (320 cm) W. 75 in. (190.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.153
Not on view
[ Lefevre & Partners, London, until 1976; sold to MMA]
"Incense Burner with Domed Cover Islamic, Abbasid period (750–1258), 8th–9th century Bronze; cast, pierced, and incised H. 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm) Gr. L. 9 1/2 in. (24.2 cm) Attributed to: Iran Fletcher Fund, 1976 ." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 36 (1975–1979). pp. 21-22, ill. (b/w).



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