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Ottoman Carpet, Western Turkey, circa 1650-75. Joseph V. McMullan Collection, currently The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

 

Medium: Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile

Dimensions: Rug: H. 63 1/2 in. (161.3 cm) W. 47 1/2 in. (120.7 cm)

Credit Line: Bequest of Joseph V. McMullan, 1973
Accession Number: 1974.149.15
This artwork is not on display

Provenance: Joseph V. McMullan , New York (by 1965d. 1973)