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Prayer rug

Description

Rectangular wool prayer rug with blue field patterned with rosettes and two connected guls. Diagonal stripe border with floral guards. Primary colors blue, red, and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
Middle East
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
prayer rugs
Rug, Prayer
wool (textile)
Dimensions
61 x 42 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.317
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
288729

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