Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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soumak rug
  • Caucasus
  • soumak rug, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Caucasus
  • wool
  • Object Length/Width: 233.68 x 162.56 cm
    Object Length/Width: 92 x 64 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0824
Description

Rug with a rectangle in the center. There are three octagons in a line down the center with a geometric border surrounding each. There are four green oval shapes on the left and the right. There are four borders on all four sides. The second border from the inside has a zigzag design and the outermost has a Greek key pattern. Designs are outlined in black.