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Rug

Object Name: Rug
Place Made: Asia: Central Asia, Afghanistan
Period: Early 21st century
Date: 2001 - 2007
Dimensions: L 85 cm x W 69 cm
Materials: Wool; cotton
Techniques: Knotted pile; plain woven; fringed
ID Number: L2008.316
Credit: Promised Gift of Max Allen

American weapons – B52 bombers, F15 fighter jets, a cruise missile, a submarine, an M16 rifle instead of the usual Kalashnikov, and a soldier firing a Stinger missile – have replaced the Soviet weapons found on earlier versions of this design.