The 'Doria' Carpet

Object Name: Carpet
Date: 17th century
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk (warp, weft, and pile), metal wrapped thread; asymmetrically knotted pile, brocaded
Dimensions: Rug: L. 158 in. (401.3 cm) W. 69.5 in. (176.5 cm) Tube: Diam. 3 in. (7.6 cm) W. 84 in. (213.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1950
Accession Number: 50.190.5

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