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"Red" large storage bag (kyzyl juval), face
"Red" large storage bag (kyzyl juval), face
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Cotton; Weft-faced Plaln Weave, Knotted Pile (asymmetrical Knot, Open To The Right)
Dimensions:
154.9 x 81.3 cm (61 x 32 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Turkmen
Accession Number:
1986.93.4
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-03
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Gift of Caroline and H. McCoy Jones

Exhibition History:

Recent Rug Acquisitions, 1986

The stars along the bottom of the bag are of a type used by the Ersari.
Originally catalogued as "Ersari" but the knot density and evenness of the weave are much higher than in an Ersari.-DMott
(See 1986.93.3 for a closely related example)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Carpet (haly)
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Large storage bag (juval)
Large storage bag (juval) (early 19th century)