Ghiores Prayer Rug

Unknown Turkish, Turkish


about 1850

Wool and dye

Overall: 68 1/2 × 49 3/16 in. (174 × 125 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. George Pettengill Jr., in memory of her sons, George Tilford Pettengill, III (1909-1944), Class of 1932 and William Van Horne Pettengill (1914-1952), Class of 1937



Place Made: Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey, West Asia, Asia


19th century

Object Name

Furnishings: Floor Covering

Research Area

West Asia

Not on view


Leila Price Pettengill (1887-1977), Washington, D.C.; given to present collection, 1960.

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