Rug -- Fragment

Persian -- popularly called Ispahan


Dimensions

Overall: 184 x 94 cm (72 7/16 x 37 in.)

Accession Number

07.566

Medium or Technique

Cotton warp, 3 cotton-warp threads between each row of knots

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Popularly called Ispahan. Cotton warp, three cotton warp threads between each row of knots; 16 Sehna knots to one square centimeter; ground of mainfield, deep rose, of main border, dark blue; design, in yellow, blues, green, rose and white. Traces of moths.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection