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Rug strip

The warp is of white wool: the weft of brown wool: the pile is also of wool: 24 Persian (Sehna) knots to the square centimeter. The design consists of a combination of diamonds enclosing squares and triangles. The design of the border consists of oblique blue and red lines. On each end are deep...

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Gift of H. S. Jelalian

Turkmen, 19th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts