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Rug fragment

Double warp of white cotton; fine pink cotton weft; pile wool; forty-nine Persian (Sehna) knots to a square centimeter. The ground is dark blue; two white five-petaled open flowers and some stem-like forms are all that show of the design. The colors of the pattern are light brown, two shades of...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

17.1404

Medium or Technique

Woven cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles