Art/ Collection/ Art Object


20th century
Attributed to Iran
Cotton (warp), wool (weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
H. 55 in. (139.7 cm) W. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
Not on view
H. Chamalian, Leonia, NJ (until 1923)
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