Rug

Chinese (Khotan, ChineseTurkestan)


Object Place: Khotan, Chinese Turkestan

Dimensions

195 x 298 cm (76 3/4 x 117 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.537

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Large rug: rose ground, linear and floral design and wave border in two blues, two greens, white,tow yellows, and pale rose. Dec.: highly conventionalized all-over stem, flower, and leaf design; wave border. Weave: warp, cotton, weft, cotton; pile, wool.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter