Rug

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-55700

Description

Room size carpet, hand knotted construction. Red, white-ivory and blues predominate with ochre-yellow and pink details. Central star-like 8-point medallion of elaborate curvaceous floral design. On a red field with overall floral vine with blue brackets at corners. Series of borders. Main brder is leafy floral vine replicating interior motif flanked by 3-part secondary borders of stylized floral elements and shell-like motif or botch with heads. Outer edge is red stripe. No fringe. Finely woven.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rugs
wool (textile)
Rug
Rug

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Floor Coverings

Dimensions

132 x 106 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Harriet L. J. Croy

Accession Number

1954.86