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Prayer Rug

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Manufactured by
Unidentified
Owned by
Imam Mohammed, Warith Deen, American, 1933 - 2008
Medium
yarn, thread, cloth, plastic, metal, and water
Dimensions
H x W x D (with fringe): 47 1/4 × 25 7/8 × 3/16 in. (120 × 65.7 × 0.5 cm)
H x W x D (without fringe): 40 3/4 × 25 7/8 × 3/16 in. (103.5 × 65.7 × 0.5 cm)
Place made
Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany, Europe
Date
1980s
Topic
African American
Identity
Men
Ornamentation
Religion
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Laila Muhammad, Daughter of Imam W. Deen Mohammed
Object number
2015.133.1
Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Religious and Sacred Objects
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture