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Rug strip

The warp is of white wool: the weft is of brown wool: the pile is also of wool: 12 Persian (Sehna) knots to the square centimeter. In the middle and on each end is a web with a woven design. Between the webs are designs of zig-zag lines and triangles of white, blue, dark red and dark brown. In...

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Gift of H. S. Jelalian

Turkmen, 19th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts