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Chinese rug

2006.44.1028 (RS10642)

Description

Chinese rug with a peach center panel and dark blue borders. The center panel has a circular medallion in the center which is surrounded by butterflies and lotus flowers. The dark blue border has lotus flowers in yellow and peach. The top edge has a much fuller fringe than the bottom. The sides of the rug are not bound, but are finished with a thin cotton band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
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 64 10/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1028
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222880

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