Carpet, Cotton (warp and weft); wool (pile); symmetrically knotted pile

Carpet

Date:
probably 18th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Azerbaijan
Medium:
Cotton (warp and weft); wool (pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
L. 78 x W. 49 in. (198.1 x 124.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Gift of William Reinhold Valentiner, 1908
Accession Number:
08.208.2
Not on view
William Reinhold Valentiner, New York (until 1908; gifted to MMA)
Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 88, pp. 192, 226, ill. fig. 175 (b/w).