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Popularly called Ispahan. Cotton warp, three cotton warp threads between each row of knots; 16 Sehna knots to one square centimeter; ground of mainfield, deep rose, of main border, dark blue; design, in yellow, blues, green, rose and white. Traces of moths.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian -- popularly called Ispahan,


Overall: 184 x 94 cm (72 7/16 x 37 in.)

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Cotton warp, 3 cotton-warp threads between each row of knots


Textiles and Fashion Arts