Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197884

Description

Floral medallion woven wool rug. The center medallion is surrounded by rosettes and flowering vines. There are six borders separated by solid bands of maroon. The sixth, innermost border, is a blue latch-hook design on an ivory ground. The first and fifth borders are orange and red rosettes on a meandering vine on a light blue ground. The second and fourth borders have a dark blue ground and contain palms in the center of liked octagons. The third border is on an ivory ground and contains dark red and blue palms linked by a light blue meandering vine. The edges are bound in a dark maroon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P069

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2/16 x 51 3/16 x 79 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.492