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Title
The Seley Carpet
Work Type
Carpet
Textiles-Rugs
Date
late 16th century
Location
Made in, Iran
Material
Silk (warp), cotton (weft), wool (weft and pile); asymmetrically knotted pile_x000D_; _x000D_; _x000D_;
Measurements
Rug: L. 280 in. (711.2 cm)_x000D_; W. 121 in. (307.3 cm)_x000D_; Tube: L. 157 in. (398.8 cm)_x000D_; Diam. 21 in. (53.3cm)_x000D_; Wt. 86 lbs. (39 kg) (carpet was weighed with 120 lb. tube at 204 lbs.)
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Presented in memory of Richard Ettinghausen, Gift of Louis E., Theresa S., Hervey, and Elliot Jay Seley, and Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick and Fletcher Funds, 1978
Rights
The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. This image was provided by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Contact information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028,
License
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File Properties
File Name
MMA_wb-1978.550h.JPG
SSID
18513431

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