Chinese rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-222880

Description

Chinese rug with a peach center panel and dark blue borders. The center panel has a circular medallion in the center which is surrounded by butterflies and lotus flowers. The dark blue border has lotus flowers in yellow and peach. The top edge has a much fuller fringe than the bottom. The sides of the rug are not bound, but are finished with a thin cotton band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P605
FD304

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 64 10/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1028