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Warp, white cotton; weft, white cotton; pile, wool; 20 Turkish (Ghiordes) knots to a square centimeter. The mainfield is dark blue and has a design of oblongs and squares. The largest oblong has a white ground and two bars crossed and finished with two triangles. The main border is white and...

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Gift of John Gorakian



Overall: 28 x 23.5 x 0.5 cm (11 x 9 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts