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Floral embroidery design rug

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Fragment. Warp wool, weft wool, sixteen Turkish (C-hiordes) knots to the square centimeter; the design consists of Italian renaissance forms in a diamond lattice, woven with blue outlined with yellow on an orange ground. Very much worn and patched.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Dimensions

129 x 148 cm (50 13/16 x 58 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.48 x 1.29

Accession Number

21.2184

Medium or Technique

Wool; gouache

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles