Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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rug
  • Caucasus
  • rug, circa 1900
  • Where object was made: Caucasus
  • weaving, wool weft
  • Object Height/Width: 238.76 x 127 cm
    Object Height/Width: 94 x 50 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2023
Description

Rug (Kelem or Sileh type) with a red ground, blue "Z" patterns and white "Z" patterns with hourglass figures in spaces. Flat woven in tapestry. Wool weft.