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Carpet

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

Date:

1575/1600

Artist:

Spain, Alcaraz

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Title

Carpet

Origin

Spain

Date

Made 1575–1600

Medium

Wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Sapnish knots"

Dimensions

294.9 × 184.7 cm (116 1/8 × 72 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard E. Danielson and Mrs. Chauncey McCormick

Reference Number

1963.261

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