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2006.44.492 (RS11022)

Description

Floral medallion woven wool rug. The center medallion is surrounded by rosettes and flowering vines. There are six borders separated by solid bands of maroon. The sixth, innermost border, is a blue latch-hook design on an ivory ground. The first and fifth borders are orange and red rosettes on a meandering vine on a light blue ground. The second and fourth borders have a dark blue ground and contain palms in the center of liked octagons. The third border is on an ivory ground and contains dark red and blue palms linked by a light blue meandering vine. The edges are bound in a dark maroon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2/16 x 51 3/16 x 79 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.492
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197884

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