Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • weaving, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: 56.5 x 61 cm both include tassles
    Object Height/Width: 22 1/4 x 24 in both include tassles
  • Gift of Mrs. Kilworth
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6573

The small, square rug has an orange serrated diamond in the center and a wide band in brown, red, light brown, and light natural that mirrors the serrated diamond shape. There is black in each corner and a green and orange stripe at the top and bottom. The tassels on the bottom corners are light brown. The tassels on the top corners are red, green, light brown, and orange.