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Description

Large wool rug with three large guls arranged in a line containing rosette and geometric motifs and female figures on blue field. Large guls with smaller octagonal guls in between. Wide border containing large and smaller guls and rosettes, and narrower border with rosettes and running dog guard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Inscriptions
Samuel Donchian Rug Co /New Sulta (On a circular metal tag on the reverse side of the rug)
Location of origin
Turkey
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
127 x 96 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.258
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290148

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