Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-197910

Description

Rug with center pole medallion-floral design. Has three medium sized borders separated by many tiny ones. The inner border has a cream field with rose colored rosettes on a meandering vine. The middle border has a dark blue field with alternating rosettes and palmettes. The outer border has a rose field with palmettes and a meandering vine. The entire rug is outlined by a band of dark blue. The edges are bound in dark blue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
Rug

Inscription

"2 Persians / 6 6x 4 4/ 7 3 x 4 3/ Center Medallions / rewraped 12/18/91" (handwritten on tape with red pen)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P099

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 52 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.522

Places

Persia (Asia) [historical region]