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Carpet

A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "sehna knots".
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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "sehna knots".

Date:

1875/1900

Artist:

Iran (Persia), Feraghan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Carpet

Origin

Iran

Date

Made 1875–1900

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Sehna knots"

Dimensions

209.6 × 135.7 cm (82 1/2 × 53 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred W. Stern

Reference Number

1962.636

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