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Chinese rug

2006.44.1029 (RS10652)

Description

Chinese rug with a light blue center panel. In the middle of the center panel is a circular medallion with four lotus flowers. There is also a lotus flower in each corner of the center panel. The border around the center panel has a fretwrok design. The largest border has lotus flowers and butterflies. The outermost border is a plain dark blue. The top and bottom ends of the rug have a woven cotton band with fringe.

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
6/16 x 49 4/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1029
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222882

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