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Small rug: dark blue ground, small circles in two reds and white; border white; central medallion in two reds, two blues, white, and yellow on rose ground. Dec.: medallion surrounded by small circles; geometric borders. Weave: warp, cotton; weft, cotton; pile, wool, worn at ends.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Chinese (Khotan, Chinese Turkestan),

Object Place

Khotan, Chinese Turkestan, China

Dimensions

72 x 122 cm (28 3/8 x 48 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.539

Medium or Technique

Wool pile, cotton plain-weave ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles