Long-pile strip carpet (Julkhyrs)

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 19th century
  • Geography

    Samarqand (?), Uzbekistan
  • Material

    Wool and cotton
  • Dimension

    H x W: 276 × 125 cm (108 11/16 × 49 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Previous custodian or owner

    Richard Isaacson
  • Provenance

    Gypsy picker, Tashkent, Uzbekistan [1]
    To 2003
    Cocoon, Istanbul, Turkey [2]
    From 2015 to 2018
    Richard Isaacson, Arlington, VA, purchased from Cocoon on March 22, 2003 [3]
    From 2018
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Richard Isaacson, Arlington, VA [4]
    [1] Seref Özen, Cocoon, Istanbul, Turkey, told Richard Isaacson that “this piece was purchased in Tashkent from a Gypsy picker and made its way to Istanbul.” See Richard Isaacson Gift Part 1, object file, Collections Management.
    [2] See purchase correspondence, object file, Collections Management.
    [3] See note 2.
    [4] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management.
  • Origin

    Samarqand (?), Uzbekistan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Richard Isaacson
  • Type

    Costume and Textile
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