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Carpet with Triple-arch Design

Object Name: Carpet
Date: ca. 1575–90
Geography: Turkey, probably Istanbul
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk (warp and weft), wool (pile), cotton (pile); asymmetrically knotted pile
Dimensions: Rug: L. 68 in. (172.7 cm) W. 50 in. (127 cm) Mount: L. 71 in. (180.3 cm) W. 53 3/4 in. (136.5 cm) D. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm) Wt. 120 lbs. (54.4 kg)
Classification: Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line: The James F. Ballard Collection, Gift of James F. Ballard, 1922
Accession Number: 22.100.51

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