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Rug fragment

Persian


Dimensions

23 x 305 cm (9 1/16 x 120 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.05 x .23

Accession Number

04.1699

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Double cotton warp; weft, cotton; pile wool; 15 Persian (Sehna) knots to a square centimeter. The ground is dark blue running into green; the design of conventional, angular leaves, flowers and birds, is of white, red, pink, blue, green, yellow and brown. Much worn. Part of the same rug as 04.1700 (T.5603).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection