Oriental Carpet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1875-1925

GUSN

GUSN-11577

Description

Of rectangular form, a red field with diamond shaped small medallions with striped flower-like extensions to each side. There are also "arrow" devices in blues, yellow, red and off white. These enclose a large dark blue hexagonal medallion, with arrow shaped ends filled with twisted arrow or bird devices and linked centered medallions within a stepped striped border in reds, blues, yellow and beige. All of this is within a four band border of meandering stylized vines, cone devices and a diagonal stripe outer border in shades of blue, beige, red, yellow and eggplant.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
cotton (textile)
dovetail joints
knotting
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Coverings

Dimensions

88 1/4 x 51 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.239