Wool Dagestan rug with large center panel containing six rows of five eight pointed stars enclosed and connected by a rams horn design. There are six rows of three palmettes alternating with two stylized tulips. At one time the background was a dark blue and contains a multi-colored figure eight design. The fringe is striped with purple and a salmon color. The edges are bound with alternating bands of purple and blue.
"Daghestan" (Handwritten in black on tan tag formerly attached to lower right corner.)
- Associated Building
- Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
- Object type
- Floor Covering
Caucasus (Asia) [general region]
- Descriptive terms
- 2/16 x 46 2/16 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation