Oriental Carpet

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-55725

Description

Hand knotted Oriental carpet. Possibly Qashqa'i. Throw size. Rectangular form with central panel consisting of small red, cream and blue stripes each with ribbon banding or small geometric elements repeating. Small borders of geometric elements and diagonal lines flanking main border of stylized floral repeat on a dark blue ground. Brown wool warps and wefts; wool knots and pile.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carpets
wool (textile)
Carpet

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

65 3/4 x 40 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Lizzie F. C. Lansing

Accession Number

1940.960