Treatment for a nomadic saddle bag from the Kurdish Textile Museum

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Object Number: KTM  2010 .01 . 21 . 041

Object Name: Kurdish carpet

Material: wool

Date:  20 th century

Museum Name: Kurdish textile museum

Provenance : Kurdish, surchy tribe , circa 1940 .

Humidify the folds on the back .

Humidify the folds on the back .

Flatten and block the folds .

Flatten and block the folds .

Sew the patches behind hole and tears .

Consolidate fraying edges with sewing .

Attach lining to the carpet .

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