Senna Malayer rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-222889

Description

Persian Senna Malayer rug with an ivory center field and eight rows of blue and red botch. The borders alternate red and blue fields; the widest border contains suspended rosettes and leaves. The top edge of the rug has cotton fringe, while the bottom has a woven cotton band. The edges are bound in tan.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Rug

Inscription

"S.W. Phillips"

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P914
FD411

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Western Persia

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

2/16 x 54 9/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1037

Places

Persia (Asia) [historical region]