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Fragment of a medallion carpet with animals

Rug

Probably eastern Iran, "Herat group"
Safavid
about 1600


Object Place: possibly Herat, Iran (Persia)

Dimensions

114 x 87 cm (44 7/8 x 34 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .87 x 1.14

Accession Number

06.6

Medium or Technique

Silk warp, one cotton and two wool wefts, wool pile

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Colors, pinkish red, yellow, green and blue; 176 Sehna knots to the square inch.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection