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Description

Of rectangular form, with an outer black border having medallions and florettes in beige, red and green. The inner rectangle has a large medallion and three inner reserves. The corners have flower motifs and there is blackish fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on the back is: Pat. 143.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
jute (fiber)
stamping (forming)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Jute
jute (fiber)
RUG
rugs
Stamped
stamping (forming)
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
27.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1440
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11782

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