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Carpet

late 18th century (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Carpet, knotted in woollen pile on a cotton warp. The field has a pattern of groups of five blossoms and other conventional floral forms on a red ground. The inner border stripe has three-blossomed sprigs on blue, and the outer border stripe a conventional wave-pattern.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Knotted woollen pile on cotton warp
Brief Description
Carpet, knotted woollen pile on cotton warp, Khotan, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu (autonomous region), China, Qing dynasty, late 18th century
Physical Description
Carpet, knotted in woollen pile on a cotton warp. The field has a pattern of groups of five blossoms and other conventional floral forms on a red ground. The inner border stripe has three-blossomed sprigs on blue, and the outer border stripe a conventional wave-pattern.
Dimensions
  • Top edge width: 1330mm
  • Bottom edge width: 1369mm
  • Proper right length: 2944mm
  • Proper left length: 3017mm
  • Width: 7kg
Weight including roller
Style
Object history
Purchased. Registered File number 1925/9075.
Production
From Khotan.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
T.201-1925

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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