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Oriental Carpet

Description

Woven broadloom rug, imitating oriental carpet. Square room size rug. Forest green background with yellow, pale orange and tans. Central panel with gothic-like elaborate diamond shaped medallions or devices laid out in alternating rows on an overall background of meandering floral vine. Main border is lobed floral elements and cartouches on green ground flanked by small floral borders and line borders on yellow ground. Four seams across width.

Details

Maker
AFTER Soderholtz (Maker)
Date
1900-1925
Location of origin
USA
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Coverings
Descriptive terms
broadlooms (rugs)
Carpet
cotton (textile)
Rug
rugs
wool (textile)
People and organizations
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Dimensions
138 1/4 x 131 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.97
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
56024

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