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Carpet

Rug

Roumanian
probably early 18th century


Dimensions

345 x 126 cm (135 13/16 x 49 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.26 x 3.45 (not including fringe)

Accession Number

30.268

Medium or Technique

Wool; woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: natural brown and white wool. Weft: wool. Design: geometric plants woven with green, reddish orange, brown, yellow, and white wool, on a black ground surrounded by a reddish orange border with vine pattern along sides. Warp fringe at each end.

Credit Line

Gift of Le Ministre des cultes des Arts de Roumania