Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-181258

Description

Rug with red center medallion surrounded by a field of multi-colored flowers and tree shaped stands of rosettes on a dark blue ground. Multiple narrow borders of meandering vines and rosettes. Widest border has alternating multi-colored rosettes and palmettes separated by serrated leaves. Edges are bound in dark blue. Rug has a very short pile. Identifed by appaiser as a Kashan Garden Design rug.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
Kashan
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P038
FD144

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 51 3/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.461