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Rug

North African, Morocco (Beni Wrain, Beni Quarai)
19th–20th century


Object Place: Morocco, North Africa

Dimensions

90 x 200 cm (35 7/16 x 78 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.255

Medium or Technique

Wool, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Rug. Wool warp and weft. Five sections of bands with yellow or brown brocaded designs separated by four sections of solid brown, yellow, white, red bands. Brocading wefts on back form pile. Irregular fringe. Condition: some bands lost at either end.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection