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Description

Rectangular form patterned with free-form flowering vine enclosed on three sides by undulating border of small flowering vines. Worked in shades of pink, green, cream, blue, black and brown-green fringe at two ends. The sides are bound in brown wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
cotton (textile)
shirring
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
burlap
Burlap
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
RUG
rugs
Shirred
shirring
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
45.25 x 33 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.436
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11100

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