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Tekke rug

2006.44.428 (RS10604)

Description

Tekke rug in light and dark red, blue and white with four columns of twelve guls interspaced with chemche. Center framed by three borders, one wide and two narrow. Elem at both ends in gapyrga design, trailing off to border of plain weave and ragged fringe. Side edges bound in blue wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Turkestan (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Rug
rugs
Tekke (Turkoman textile style)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
81 15/16 x 4/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.428
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172746

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
TEKKE

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