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carpet, 16th century, Österreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst
(Austrian Museum of Applied Art),
Vienna, Austria. Size: 240 x 260 cm. Formerly in the imperial collection.
Warps, wefts and pile: wool. 33x41 knot density psdm.