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Name of Object:

Armenian carpet

Location:

Amman, Jordan

Holding Museum:

The Jordan Museum

Date:

AD 1890

Type of object:

Carpet

Museum Inventory Number:

JMH 759

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Wool

Dimensions:

L: 100cm, W: 50cm

Provenance:

Armenia

Description:

Carpet made by members of the Armenian community living in Jordan.

Current Owner:

The Jordan Museum

How date and origin were established:

This carpet was bought in 1890 and brought to Jordan in 1917 as Armenians immigrated to Jordan.

How Object was obtained:

Bought

Citation of this web page:

Najd Sweidan "Armenian carpet"  [db_in_citation_dca]  2019. http://carpets.museumwnf.org/database_item.php?itemId=object;DCA;jo;Mus31_B;7;en

Prepared by: Najd Sweidan
Copyedited by: Lisa Kelman

MWNF Working Number: JO1_007


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