"Lotto" Rug with Arabesque Design, between 1550 and 1600

  • Islamic, Turkish

Wool pile on a wool foundation

  • Overall: 145 × 77 1/4 inches (3 m 68.3 cm × 196.2 cm)

Gift of Dr. Eva Cassirer, 2000

F49.7

Department

Islamic Art

  • Red
  • Ottoman
  • Wool (hair)
  • Wool (textile)
  • Pile weave
  • Arabesque
  • Rug
  • Lotto carpet
  • Ushak

Alfred Cassirer

by descent to his daughter, Eva Cassirer (Geneva, Switzerland)

2000-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Islamic, Turkish, "Lotto" Rug with Arabesque Design, between 1550 and 1600, wool pile on a wool foundation. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. Eva Cassirer, 2000, F49.7.