Chinese rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-222882

Description

Chinese rug with a light blue center panel. In the middle of the center panel is a circular medallion with four lotus flowers. There is also a lotus flower in each corner of the center panel. The border around the center panel has a fretwrok design. The largest border has lotus flowers and butterflies. The outermost border is a plain dark blue. The top and bottom ends of the rug have a woven cotton band with fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P606
FD305

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6/16 x 49 4/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1029