"Portuguese" Carpet with Maritime Scenes

Object Name: Carpet
Date: 17th century
Geography: Northeastern Iran, Khurasan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Cotton (warp, weft, and pile); wool (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions: Carpet: L. 161 3/4 in. (410.8 cm) W. 70 5/8 in. (179.4 cm) Wt. 44 lbs. (29.5) with 8" tube Left side of the Carpet: L. 161 in. (408.9 cm) Right side of the carpet: L. 158 3/4 in. (403.2 cm) Top of the Carpet: W. 68 in. (172.7 cm) Bottom of the carpet: W. 70 1/2 in. (179.1 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1944
Accession Number: 44.63.6

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