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Two symmetrical panels each with one elaborate cross motif and filler "comb" ornament; two primary borders (tree and bird motif); guard stripe. Beige background characteristic of wedding or personal items. Reds, blues, naturals. Wool warp, weft, pile. Condition: edges worn, two small holes. ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Paul J. Sachs

W. Turkestan, late 19th century

Object Place

Turkey (Western)

Dimensions

Overall: 63 x 37 x 0.5 cm (24 13/16 x 14 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.43

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles