Rug

Peruvian
18th–19th century


Dimensions

109 x 82 cm (42 15/16 x 32 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .82 x 1.09

Accession Number

21.2577

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: cream white wool. Weft: cream white cotton. Knots: “Turkish” (11 to 5 cms). Design: formed by knots of colored wool, cream white, yellow, green, blue, pink, and a little dark brown or black; angular trees, human beings, birds, rosettes, etc. scattered on main field, surrounded by triple border with rosettes, birds, etc.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection