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Description

Room size carpet, hand knotted construction. Red, white-ivory and blues predominate with ochre-yellow and pink details. Central star-like 8-point medallion of elaborate curvaceous floral design. On a red field with overall floral vine with blue brackets at corners. Series of borders. Main brder is leafy floral vine replicating interior motif flanked by 3-part secondary borders of stylized floral elements and shell-like motif or botch with heads. Outer edge is red stripe. No fringe. Finely woven.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Descriptive terms
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
Dimensions
132 x 106 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1954.86
Credit Line
Bequest of Harriet L. J. Croy
GUSN
55700

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