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Fragment of a rug

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Double cotton warp: weft, wool; pile, wool; 64 Persian (Sehna) knots to a square centimeter. The ground is deep red, the design of parts of long leaves and floral forms, is of yellow, green, dark blue, light red, and black. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Dimensions

27 x 92 cm (10 5/8 x 36 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .92 x .27

Accession Number

04.1698

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles