Carpet

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

Date:

1601/25

Artist:

Iran, Kerman

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Culture

Islamic

Title

Carpet

Origin

Iran

Date

1601–1625

Medium

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

Dimensions

341.4 x 149.1 cm (134 3/4 x 58 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lt. Col. William Deering Howe

Reference Number

1944.3

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