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Rug

Object Name: Rug
Place Made: Asia: Central Asia, Afghanistan
Period: Early 21st century
Date: 2001 - 2007
Dimensions: L 126 cm x W 84 cm
Materials: Wool
Techniques: Knotted pile; plain woven; twined; fringed
ID Number: T2008.1.106
Credit: Gift of Max Allen

The ancient and the modern intersect at Jam. A man and his horse walk toward the minaret, while a camel faces a military vehicle on an unpaved road. Helicopters fly overhead.