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Silk carpet

TXT 458

Turkey, Istanbul

first half of the 20th century

txt 0458

Silk carpet

TXT 458

Turkey, Istanbul

first half of the 20th century

Silk foundation, silk knotted pile (symmetrical knots) with silk and gilt-metal wrapped warps

184 x 134.3 cm

Inscription: takbir; four couplets from a qasidah of Manuchehr Damghani; Ayat al-kursi; invocations to God

most likely form the workshop of Zareh Penyamine