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Throw Rug

Description

Of rectangular form, with a narrow outer border in black, beige and yellow. It encloses a wider blue border with stylized flower heads in beige, brown, black and yellow. It is in a rectangular reserve with a stepped medallion with various stylized motifs in black, blue and gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
hemp (fiber)
jute (fiber)
knotting
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
Flower Head
flowers (plants)
Hemp
hemp (fiber)
Jute
jute (fiber)
Knotted
knotting
RUG, THROW
throw rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
43.25 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1441
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11783

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