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Bergama rug

2006.44.488 (RS10846)

Description

Woven wool Bergama rug. The center panel has three crescents going down the center. There are multi-colored tulips along the edges of the center panel. The center panel also has rosettes and several rosettes with hooks on each corner and a pitchfork shape coming out of the center. There are six borders. One large border has multi-colored hooked rosettes and botehs. Two medium borders, one has multi-colored, connecting pine tree shapes, the other has a double chain link with one strand of rectangular shapes and one strand with bowties. Three small borders have multi-colored square pattern. Edges are bound in an orange-red color.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Red - Yellow 4 x 6 / #34 Berghama" (Handwritten on piece of tape. )
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Turkey
Descriptive terms
Bergama
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2/16 x 42 15/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.488
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197873

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