Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

Late 19th century

GUSN

GUSN-179669

Description

Rug with center panel of three large eight pointed stars in blue on faded red ground. Each star is filled with smaller multi colored geometric shapes. The center field surrounding the stars is filled with more multi colored geometric shapes. Two narrow borders of multi colored diagonal lines; one wide border of geometric flowers on yellow ground; one narrow border of brown and red latch hooks. One end has a twelve inch strip of mis-matched patterns and colors.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
soumaks (rugs)
Rug

Inscription

89974 (Printed on pink tag)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P017
FD248

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

79 15/16 x 2/16 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.440