Storage Bag Fragment, Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile

Storage Bag Fragment

Object Name:
Storage bag fragment
Date:
mid-19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Western Turkmenistan, Central Asia
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 16 1/4 in.. (41.3 cm)
W. 27 1/2 in. (69.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joseph V. McMullan, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.149.47
Not on view
Joseph V. McMullan, New York (by 1965–d. 1973; bequeathed to MMA)
McMullan, Joseph V., and Ernst J. Grube. Islamic Carpets. New York: Near Eastern Art Research Center, 1965. no. 129, pp. 362-363, ill. pl. 129 (color).

Denny, Walter B. How to Read Islamic Carpets. New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014. p. 100, ill. fig. 85 (color).