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Storage Bag Fragment

Object Name:
Storage bag fragment
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia
Medium:
Wool (warp, weft and pile), cotton (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions:
H. 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm)
W. 60 9/16 in. (153.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joseph V. McMullan, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.149.48
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. 130, pp. 364-365, ill. pl. 130 (color).

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