Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • rug, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 191 x 117 cm
    Object Length/Width: 75 3/16 x 46 1/16 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6549

The rectangular rug has a light natural field. There are two stacked diamonds in the center with serrated edges in tones of brown and grey. There is a band of grey or brown squares with a line through all of them. There are stripes in tones of brown and grey above and below and at each end and short light natural colored fringe.