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rug fragment
  • Kurdistan (present-day Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey)
  • rug fragment, early 1800s–early 1900s, Ottoman period (1299–1923)
  • Where object was made: Kurdistan (present-day Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey)
  • wool, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 57 x 56 cm including fringe
    Object Length/Width: 22 7/16 x 22 1/16 in including fringe
  • Gift of Carol Ann Adams Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0036
Description

Design of medallions set on their corners enclosed in three embellished bands with intermeshed arrow patterns at one end. Shades of red, blue and cream.