Fereghan runner

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-197813

Description

Woven wool rug. Center panel has a repeating rosette enclosed in a medallion design. There are three borders, two are narrow and consist of various colored rosettes on a vine and one wide border with various types of flowers. The fringe at both ends is worn and very short. The edges are bound in a brown-purple color. The rug has a very short pile.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (floor coverings)
wool (textile)
Runner

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P046
FD425

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

34 14/16 x 2/16 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.469

Places

Persia (Asia) [historical region]