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Prayer Dagestan rug

2006.44.481 (RS10542)

Description

Woven wool prayer Dagestan rug. The center panel contains a mihrab under lattice-work design. There are many borders surrounding the center panel. Each border contains a different geometric pattern or design. The edges are bound in a gray-tan color.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Places
Caucasus (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Dagestan
prayer rugs
Rug, Prayer
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2/16 x 33 8/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.481
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197853

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