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Main field dark blue, design white, red, yellow, blues, brown and green. Ground of border dark red, design white, outlined with brown. Warp, wool. 16 threads to 1", 6 to .01. Selvedge overcast.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Caucasus

Dimensions

163 x 290.5 cm (64 3/16 x 114 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.85

Medium or Technique

Tapestry weave (kilim): wool warp and weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles