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Rug

Rug. Tapestry weaving with decorative brocading. Wool warp, cotton and wool weft. Alternating bands of white cotton rag and white wool; three narrow brown and yellow bands; red band at end with fringe; all-over geometric yellow, red, blue brocaded designs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

North African, probably Algeria, early 20th century

Object Place

Algeria, North Africa

Accession Number

50.253

Medium or Technique

Wool; woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles