Tekke rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-172746

Description

Tekke rug in light and dark red, blue and white with four columns of twelve guls interspaced with chemche. Center framed by three borders, one wide and two narrow. Elem at both ends in gapyrga design, trailing off to border of plain weave and ragged fringe. Side edges bound in blue wool.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
Tekke (Turkoman textile style)
Rug

Pattern

TEKKE

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P005
FD406

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

81 15/16 x 4/16 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.428

Places

Turkestan (Asia) [general region]