Two rug fragments
a) Persian (Kirman), b) Persian
36 x 90 cm (14 3/16 x 35 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .90 x .36
Medium or Technique
Cotton and Wool and cotton
Not On View
White cotton warp (double) weft, brown wool; pile, wool. 25 knots to the square centimeter. The ground of the main border is orange, of the guard band, light blue. The design of palmettes and open flower-like forms, is of dark blue, light and dark green, red white, pinkish red, reddish violet and yellow. Much worn.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection