Prayer Dagestan rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1940

GUSN

GUSN-197853

Description

Woven wool prayer Dagestan rug. The center panel contains a mihrab under lattice-work design. There are many borders surrounding the center panel. Each border contains a different geometric pattern or design. The edges are bound in a gray-tan color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prayer rugs
wool (textile)
Dagestan
Rug, Prayer

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P058

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Ceremonial Artifact

Dimensions

2/16 x 33 8/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.481

Places

Caucasus (Asia) [general region]