Single-Octagon Floral Rug

Object Name:
Carpet
Date:
late 18th–19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Turkey
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile)
Dimensions:
H. 43 in. (109.2 cm)
W. 59 in. (149.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number:
22.100.23
Not on view
James F. Ballard, St. Louis, MO (until 1922; gifted to MMA)
Breck, Joseph, and Frances Morris. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art." In The James F. Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1923. no. 77, p. 41, ill. (b/w).

Dimand, Maurice S., and Jean Mailey. Oriental Rugs in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 143, pp. 214, 248, ill. fig. 210 (b/w).