Fragments of a Carpet with Lattice and Blossom Pattern

Object Name: Fragments
Date: ca. 1650
Geography: India or present-day Pakistan, Kashmir or Lahore
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk (warp and weft), pashmina wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions: Textile: L. 155 3/4 in. (395.6 cm) W. 55 1/4 in. (140.3 cm) Mount: L. 66 in. (167.6 cm) W. 168 in. (426.7 cm) D. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) Weight: 263 lbs (119.3 kg)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.723

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