Rug

Chinese (Khotan, Chinese Turkestan)


Object Place: Khotan, Chinese Turkestan, China

Dimensions

72 x 122 cm (28 3/8 x 48 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.539

Medium or Technique

Wool pile, cotton plain-weave ground

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small rug: dark blue ground, small circles in two reds and white; border white; central medallion in two reds, two blues, white, and yellow on rose ground. Dec.: medallion surrounded by small circles; geometric borders. Weave: warp, cotton; weft, cotton; pile, wool, worn at ends.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter