Maker Egyptian
  • Portion of a Carpet
Date 16th Century
Medium Wool and cotton on a silk foundation
Dimensions 86 1/4 x 34 1/2 inches
219 x 87.6 cm
H. 7 ' 2-1/4", W. 2' 10-1/2"
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.233.A
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
O. Agopian & Son, Constantinople, until 1914
S. Kent-Costikyan, until 1929

Sold by the American Art Association, New York, on Janurary 7-9, 1914
Agent to the AAA was S. Kent-Costikyan, on behalf of the 'Attourney in Fact for Foreign Bill-holders of O. Agopian & Son, Frederick C. McLaughlin. All proceeds of the sale passed to Mr. McLaughlin.

Exhibited Chicago Exhibition, 1926, no. 37 (then 295-511 cm)
Alvin C. Eastman, "A Fragment of a Turkish Rug of Court Manufacture", Bulletin of the DIA, vol. X, no. 4, January 1929, pp. 53, 54.