Prayer rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-288729

Description

Rectangular wool prayer rug with blue field patterned with rosettes and two connected guls. Diagonal stripe border with floral guards. Primary colors blue, red, and green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prayer rugs
wool (textile)
Rug, Prayer

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Middle East

Dimensions

61 x 42 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.317

Date

(no date)