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Rug

Spanish
Late 16th–early 17th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 545cm (214 9/16in.) Other: 196cm (77 3/16in.)

Accession Number

64.138

Medium or Technique

Pile woven wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pile woven (Spanish knot or single warp knot) Field: design resembles Turkish “Lotto” type; arabesque design of interlaced stylized polygons and quatrefoils. Border: urns, stylized leaves and stems, curved festoons. Wool warp, weft, pile. Yellow and brown. Condition: brown pile yarns mostly deteriorated, yellow pile yarns less worn.

Credit Line

Gift of the Prince and Princess Serge Belosselsky