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Floorcloth Fragment

Description

Printed floorcloth fragment of woven cotton with a hexagonal diaper design in dark brown and green and yellow quatrefoil flower in center of each lozenge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Location of origin
Concord, New Hampshire
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
FLOORCLOTH
Dimensions
23 in x 13 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1994.82
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
103463
Reference Notes
Illustrated in Little, Nina Fletcher, "Floor Coverings in New England Before 1850." (1967): fig. 19, p. 57.

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