Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mary Gorman
  • rug, late 1800s–1967
  • Where object was made: Crystal, New Mexico, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 173.5 x 115.5 cm length includes tassles
    Object Length/Width: 68 5/16 x 45 1/2 in length includes tassles
  • Gift of David and Jean Francisco
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6558

The rectangular rug has stripes of black/white, light brown/white, and grey with sideways "U" shapes in black with a white line through them. There are thin black or white lines between the stripes. There is a small white tassel on each corner.