Kazak rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197903

Description

Woven wool Kazak rug with center panel of a red field with two large medallion shapes in it, one green and one blue. Each medallion contains red and white s-shaped clouds and a black and red swastika in the center. The field outside the medallions contains birds, dogs, tarantulas, crabs, a scorpion, and eight-pointed stars. There are three borders. Two have a dark brown field and contain multi-colored eight-point stars connected by hexagons. The middle border has a white field with multi-colored eight-point stars connected by leaves. The edges are bound in red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (hair)
cotton (textile)
Kazak
Rug

Inscription

"Put over Kazak BWP" (Handwritten paper tag formerly attached to the lower left corner.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P088

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 51 3/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.511

Places

Caucasus (Asia) [general region]