Oriental Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-245903

Description

Oriental rug; rectangular; polychromatic; central step-stided octagonal with floral designs on white ground in center on blue ground; in field of large paisley leaves; spandrels in corners with flowers and peacocks on cream ground; three band border with central band of running flowers on cream ground, flanked by narrow red and white slashed lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
knotted pile
paisley
Oriental rugs
Persian rugs by pattern
floral patterns
Rug

Additional Identification Number

78.1935

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Covering

Dimensions

39 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1942.1429

Places

Iran