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

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