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rug

Tunisian
mid 20th century


Accession Number

2018.3762

Medium or Technique

wool tapestry

Not On View

Classifications

Textiles

Kilim patterned with zig zag design in reds, yellows, and orange, narrow black outer border

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin