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Tabriz rug

2006.44.1036 (RS10726)

Description

Rug with large rust colored floral medallion on tan ground. Center panel filled with multi-colored palmettes and rosettes in pinks, blues, oranges. Two narrow borders with blue plamettes connected by vines and flowers. Widest border has circular and oval medallion in a dark blue floral lattice pattern. The edges are bound in a woven cotton band. The fringe at the top end of the rug is white, the fringe at the bottom end is brown and uneven in length.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Persia (Asia) [historical region]
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Rug
rugs
Tabriz
wool (textile)
Dimensions
3/16 x 149 10/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1036
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189496

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