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Oriental Carpet

Description

Hand knotted Oriental carpet. Possibly Qashqa'i. Throw size. Rectangular form with central panel consisting of small red, cream and blue stripes each with ribbon banding or small geometric elements repeating. Small borders of geometric elements and diagonal lines flanking main border of stylized floral repeat on a dark blue ground. Brown wool warps and wefts; wool knots and pile.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Carpet
carpets
wool (textile)
Dimensions
65 3/4 x 40 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.960
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Lizzie F. C. Lansing
GUSN
55725

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