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Rug fragment

Double cotton warp; weft, cotton; pile wool; 15 Persian (Sehna) knots to a square centimeter. The ground is dark blue running into green; the design of conventional, angular leaves, flowers and birds, is of white, red, pink, blue, green, yellow and brown. Much worn. Part of the same rug as...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian,

Accession Number

04.1699

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles