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Colors, strong red, blue-green, yellow, brown, black and white. Coarse wool, backed and joined together with red tapestry weaving. Warp, wool. Weft, wool. Sides overcast with different colored wools alternating. Sixty-five Turkish knots to square inch.

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.

Central Asian, 19th century

Object Place

Bokhara, Persia or western Turkestan


158 x 82 cm (62 3/16 x 32 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool warp, weft and knotted pile (Senna knot)


Textiles and Fashion Arts