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Portion of a Carpet

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

Date:

1575/1625

Artist:

Bursa, Istanbul, or Turkey

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Portion of a Carpet

Date

Made 1575–1625

Medium

Silk, wool, and cotton, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Persian" (Sehna) knots

Dimensions

104.1 × 294.3 cm (41 × 115 7/8 in.) Weft repeat: 112 cm (44 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Siegfried Schmidt

Reference Number

1964.554

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