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The 'Nigde' Carpet

Object Name: Carpet
Date: 18th century
Geography: Northwestern Iran, probably
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Cotton (warp and weft), wool (pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions: Rug: H. 298 in. (755.7 cm) W. 121 1/2 in. (308.6 cm) Tube: H. 128 in. (325.1 cm) W. 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1956
Accession Number: 56.217

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