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

Object Type

Floor Covering

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