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Rug

Italian


Dimensions

64 x 177 cm (25 3/16 x 69 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.77 x .64

Accession Number

93.1076

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of dark blue tapestry weave. The design of diamonds enclosing geometrical forms, human figures, and birds, is woven to suggest embroidery or brocade with white, red and yellow wool. On on end are three borders separated by guard bands and ending in a striped web.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection