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Description

Of rectangular form, in Oriental style. It has a shared central orange field with two floral sprays, stylized flower heads and arch motifs. It is enclosed by a stepped, shaped border with flowerheads in beige, blue, orange, pink. It has a grey outer border with various contigious arrow and flower head devices with an applied fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Location of origin
India
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
jute (fiber)
knotting
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted
knotting
Oriental
Orientalism
RUG
rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
73 x 34.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1439
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11781

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