Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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carpet
  • Pakistan
  • carpet, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Baluchistan (present-day Iran and Pakistan)
  • wool
  • Object Length/Width: 86.36 x 129.54 cm
    Object Length/Width: 34 x 51 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2095
Description
Exhibitions

Rug with a rectangle in the center composed of crisscrossed lines with repeating geometric motifs in the center of each. There are three borders on all four sides. In inner and outermost borders are zigzags wit a line along the inside edge. The central border is wider with an undulating line and triangles with serrated edges. It is in black, brown, blue, and white on red ground and wool pile.