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Rug

Indo-Persian
17th century


Dimensions

210 x 462 cm (82 11/16 x 181 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 4.62 x 2.10 not including fringe

Accession Number

30.476

Medium or Technique

Wool, Cotton and silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: cotton. Weft: cotton, 3 shoots between each row of knots. Knots: wool Sehna type 35 to dm. vertically, 41 to dm. horizontally. Design: ground of mainfield deep pink, covered with large palmettes, greenish yellow and cream white, with details in blue, green, and brown, border of smaller palmettes on a dark blue ground. Silk fringe sewed across each end. Worn and repaired.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Harriet J. Bradbury