Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1950

GUSN

GUSN-305358

Description

Prayer rug patterned with rosettes on blue field. White border with rosettes, red and blue diamond guards. Pentagonal marker to orient to Mecca.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (hair)
Rug, Prayer
Rug, Prayer

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Middle East

Dimensions

52 1/2 x 34 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.435