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Rug
Rug
Date:
19–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Knotted Pile (symmetrical Knot)
Dimensions:
190.5 x 160 cm (75 x 63 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1988.11.98
Acquisition Date:
1988-06-09
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Bequest of H. McCoy Jones

Region: Western Anatolia--Harald Bohmer 4/2003
Region: Anatolia, Bergama--C.Cootner
Date: End of 19th century, circa 1870. 1870 marks the high point of cochineal production in the Canary Islands. Consequently, this rug is dated by the presence of cochineal found in the red dots in the blue border medallions.--Harald Bohmer 4/2003
Colors(9): Dark indigo blue, medium indigo blue, medium madder red, cochineal red, madder based violet, green (probably sulfanic acid), brown, undyed white.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Cushion cover (?)
Cushion cover (?) (19th century)
Prayer mat
Prayer mat (19th century)
Rug
Rug (late 19th century)