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Rug

19th Century

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

A hand woven pile rug of variously sized 2-ply hand spun wool yarns_warp, weft and pile; Tibetan looping technique (rather than knots) used in creating the pile; central yellow medallion on a red ground surrounded by concentric geometric borders in light blue, green, and darker blue also on a red ground; - 4" wide blue border of longer (3 1/2 ") pile/fringe around all four edges of the rug.

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Details

  • Title: Rug
  • Date Created: 19th Century
  • Rights: Public Domain
  • Medium / Support: wool, cotton
  • External Link: See this object at www.imamuseum.org
  • Dimensions: 37-3/8 x 32-1/4 in.
  • Department: Textile and Fashion Arts
  • Credit Line: Gift of Jon M. and Deborah M. Anderson
  • Accession Number: 2008.43

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