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Rug

Description

A section of a striped rug woven with beige cotton and madder, purple and green wool warp and variously printed and rolled cotton fabric weft- painted an umber and stenciled with pineapples and foliate devices in red, green and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stenciling
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Pineapple
pineapple (motif)
RUG
rugs
scrolling foliage
Stenciled
stenciling
Stripe
stripes
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
44.5 x 37.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.383
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11433

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