Bergama rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197873

Description

Woven wool Bergama rug. The center panel has three crescents going down the center. There are multi-colored tulips along the edges of the center panel. The center panel also has rosettes and several rosettes with hooks on each corner and a pitchfork shape coming out of the center. There are six borders. One large border has multi-colored hooked rosettes and botehs. Two medium borders, one has multi-colored, connecting pine tree shapes, the other has a double chain link with one strand of rectangular shapes and one strand with bowties. Three small borders have multi-colored square pattern. Edges are bound in an orange-red color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
Bergama
Rug

Inscription

"Red - Yellow 4 x 6 / #34 Berghama" (Handwritten on piece of tape. )

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P065

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 42 15/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.488

Places

Turkey