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Prayer rug

2006.44.429 (RS10605)

Description

Wool prayer rug. Central panel is a pointed rectangle on a yellow ground. Design band at top and bottom of central panel, two major borders around perimeter. Colors consist of red, yellow, white, pale blue, hot pink, orange and gree. Short, uneven fringe at both ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Places
Turkey
Descriptive terms
prayer rugs
Rug, Prayer
Turkish
wool (textile)
Dimensions
50 13/16 x 2/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.429
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172747

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