Polonaise Carpet

Object Name: Carpet
Date: 17th century
Geography: Iran, Isfahan or Kashan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Cotton (warp and weft), silk (weft and pile), metal wrapped thread; asymmetrically knotted pile, brocaded
Dimensions: Rug: H. 160 in. (406.4 cm) W. 69 5/8 in. (176.8 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1950
Accession Number: 50.190.1

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