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Carpet

Description

Room sized Feraghan style carpet. Three small geometric polychrome borders flank main border, consisting of orange-red field with cream, blues and pink alternating cartouches of "heads" with stylized fret-like vine motif. Central rectangular field is yellow with multi-colored compact overall interlace design with a herati motif with alternating diamonds, etc. Cotton warps, wool wefts, wool knots and pile.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Descriptive terms
Carpet
carpets
cotton (textile)
Rug
wool (textile)
People and organizations
Quincy House
Dimensions
129 3/4 x 180 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.5
GUSN
55913

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