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Type I Small pattern Holbein carpet fragment (100x191cm), early XVI century, Ushak, Western Anatolia, Ottoman Empire. Turk ve Islam Eserleri Museum, Istanbul
Inv. no: 303 (or 627). Found in Alaaddin Keykubat Maoseleum. 33 x 41 dm2. wool on wool, red wefts.