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Cabistan rug

2006.44.482 (RS10579)

Description

Woven wool Cabistan rug. The center panel has nine rows containing six multi-colored octagons in each. In between the octagons are multi-colored diamonds. The first border consists of repeating diamonds in various colors. The middle border is a variant on the latch-hook design. The outermost border has alternating crosses and Xs. The edges are bound in royal blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"7500-13 / Cabistan" (Handwritten paper tag.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Caucasus (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2/16 x 44 8/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.482
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197855

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