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Kazak rug

2006.44.511 (RS11336)

Description

Woven wool Kazak rug with center panel of a red field with two large medallion shapes in it, one green and one blue. Each medallion contains red and white s-shaped clouds and a black and red swastika in the center. The field outside the medallions contains birds, dogs, tarantulas, crabs, a scorpion, and eight-pointed stars. There are three borders. Two have a dark brown field and contain multi-colored eight-point stars connected by hexagons. The middle border has a white field with multi-colored eight-point stars connected by leaves. The edges are bound in red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Put over Kazak BWP" (Handwritten paper tag formerly attached to the lower left corner.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (hair)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Caucasus (Asia) [general region]
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Kazak
Rug
rugs
wool (hair)
Dimensions
2/16 x 51 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.511
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197903

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