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Prayer rug

Warp: cream colored wool. Weft: cream colored wool. Knots: wool, Ghiordes type 32 to dm. horizontally; 45-50 to dm. vertically. Design: prayer niche with reddish orange field, on which is geometric tree; field above prayer niche field, blue with geometric figures in red, light blue, etc., field...

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Gift of the Children of Mary B. Longyear, in memory of their mother

Turkish, late 18th or early 19th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts