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Rug Runner

Description

A very long, narrow runner hooked in polychrome wool in a repeated foliate scroll design on a varregated brown and tan ground. It follows the contours of the scrolls and is bound in green cotton tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
RUG
runners (floor coverings)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
192 x 16.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.381
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11431

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