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Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
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Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

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Karabagh pictorial carpet, early 19th century, Azerbaijan. Dimensions: L. 154 in. (391.2 cm) W. 74 in. (188 cm). Wool (warp, weft and pile); symmetrically knotted pile. Metropolitan Museum. of Art. Gift of Joseph V. McMullan, 1971. Accession Number 1971.263.7