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Rug

Possible Eastern Europe
Late 19th to early 20th century


Dimensions

145 x 108 cm (57 1/16 x 42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

46.713

Medium or Technique

Tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rug (?). Central section with a simple floral spray repeating four times, side by side. Flanking this, above and below, are bands with an undulating serrated vine motif with large repeating blossoms, bordered by bands bearing a repeating lozenge motif. Seven rectangular sections joined lengthwise. Tape edging on either end. Slit tapestry technique; polychrome wool wefts covering a white cotton warp. Slightly soiled and worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection