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Rug

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Artist Unknown (Turkey)

Date

late 17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G336
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Floor Coverings | Wool on cotton warp
Size: 129 x 173 in. (327.66 x 439.42 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Turkey
Culture: Europe, Turkey
Style: 17th century
Physical Description: Rug, Ferraghan, the field is caovered with a Herati pattern on a blue ground. Five borders; the main one, very wide, carries a shield design with star shape in center connected by angular vines with latch hooks at the turn. This is flanked by narrow borde
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell in memory of James S. and Sallie M. Bell
Accession Number: 31.42.3
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009