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Throw Rug

Description

Of rectangular reserve with four flower heads and leaves in shades of brown, orange and pale green. It has beige with a densely patterned border in conforming shades. It also has knotted wool beige fringe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Location of origin
India; Middle East
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
hemp (fiber)
jute (fiber)
knotting
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Possibly India
Possibly Middle East [general region]
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
Flower Head
flowers (plants)
Hemp
Jute
Knotted
knotting
Possibly hemp (fiber)
Possibly jute (fiber)
RUG, THROW
throw rugs
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
44.5 x 21.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1442
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11784

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