Woven wool Kurdish rug. The center panel has a yellow eight-pointed star in the center. The star is in the center of an aqua rosette. There is a yellow rosette at each corner of the star. There is a tree of life design at each end of the center panel. In each corner are diamond shapes with triangle wings. The ends of the border have a t-head pattern and the sides have a simple meander design. The edges are bound in light purple.
"7506-13 / Kurd" (Handwritten paper tag formerly attached to the lower right corner.)
- Associated Building
- Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
- Object type
- Floor Covering
Persia (Asia) [historical region]
- Descriptive terms
- 3/16 x 31 15/16 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation