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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.