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Carpet with Scrolling Vines and Blossoms

Object Name: Carpet
Date: ca. 1650
Geography: Northern India or Pakistan, Kashmir or Lahore
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk (warp and weft), pashmina wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions: L. 163 3/4 in. (415.9 cm) W. 66 in. (167.6 cm) Diam. of tube 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number: 14.40.725

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