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Polonaise Carpet

Object Name: Carpet
Date: 17th century
Geography: Iran, probably Isfahan or Kashan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Cotton (warp and weft), silk (weft and pile), metal wrapped thread; asymmetrically knotted pile, brocaded
Dimensions: Rug: L. 164 in. (416.6 cm) W. 70 1/4 in. (178.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1950
Accession Number: 50.190.2

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