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Knotted pile, senna knot. Warp and weft probably goat hair, wool pile. Field: all-over pattern of parallel rows of major and minor Tekke guls. Borders: octagons containing stars. Guardbands: geometric crosses and octagons. Warp-faced rep (5cm) at each end; sides bound. Two hanging loops braided...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Western Turkestan, 19th century

Object Place

Tekke tribe, Turkoman, Turkey (Western)

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Medium or Technique

Goat hair; knotted pile


Textiles and Fashion Arts