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Fereghan runner

2006.44.469 (RS10329)

Description

Woven wool rug. Center panel has a repeating rosette enclosed in a medallion design. There are three borders, two are narrow and consist of various colored rosettes on a vine and one wide border with various types of flowers. The fringe at both ends is worn and very short. The edges are bound in a brown-purple color. The rug has a very short pile.

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
Runner
runners (floor coverings)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
34 14/16 x 2/16 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.469
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197813

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