Kalamkari Prayer Rug: Mihrab


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Artifact Identification Kalamkari Prayer Rug: Mihrab   (1995.24.0011)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Mid-19th century
Culture Iranian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 116.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 81.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.3 cm
Weight 190 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton, Pigment--Dye
Manufacturing Processes Printed
Munsell Color Information Dark Red (5R 3/8) -Background of Center Medallion. Moderate Blue (10B 4/6) -Bottom Border.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Carl and Pauline Birky Collection
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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