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Prayer Carpet

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

Date:

1850/1900

Artist:

Turkey, Anatolia, Kula

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Prayer Carpet

Origin

Turkey

Date

Made 1850–1900

Medium

Wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Ghiordes (Turkish) knots;"

Dimensions

192.7 × 126 cm (75 7/8 × 49 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Drews

Reference Number

1952.1022

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