Ghiordes Prayer Rug

Unknown Turkish, Turkish


about 1885

Wool and dye

Overall: 60 13/16 × 49 3/16 in. (154.5 × 125 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Richard Jaquith Fowle, Class of 1934



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


19th century

Object Name

Furnishings: Floor Covering

Research Area

West Asia

Not on view


Collected by Claire Jaquith Fowle (1884-1977) (Mrs. Charles W.), Talas, Turkey, date unknown; given to her son Richard Jaquith Fowle [1912-1972, Class of 1934], Thetford, Vermont; given to present collection, 1978.

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