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)
RugRug

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