Tabriz rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-189496

Description

Rug with large rust colored floral medallion on tan ground. Center panel filled with multi-colored palmettes and rosettes in pinks, blues, oranges. Two narrow borders with blue plamettes connected by vines and flowers. Widest border has circular and oval medallion in a dark blue floral lattice pattern. The edges are bound in a woven cotton band. The fringe at the top end of the rug is white, the fringe at the bottom end is brown and uneven in length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
Tabriz
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P613
FD225

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

3/16 x 149 10/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1036

Places

Persia (Asia) [historical region]