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Rug

Object Name: Rug
Place Made: Asia: Central Asia, Afghanistan
Period: Early 21st century
Date: 2001 - 2007
Dimensions: L 137 cm x W 87 cm
Materials: Wool
Techniques: Knotted pile; plain woven; fringed
ID Number: T2008.1.17
Credit: Gift of Max Allen

The Tower Bridge is shown with the Tower of London. Airplanes and sideways trees share the sky with bombs falling like rain. The writing in the lower right doesn’t say anything, but imitates the identification subtitles used in television news.