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Kashan rug

2006.44.459 (RS9954)

Description

Wool woven rug. Center panel has a flowering vase design with birds and palmettes at the top corners. It has a herati border consisting of a band of continuous rosettes and palmettes liked by floral motifs. The ends are reduced and the edges are bound in blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Persia (Asia) [historical region]
Descriptive terms
Kashan
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
40 3/16 x 4/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.459
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197803

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