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Hooked Rug

Description

Hand-hooked, unshirred rug with colorful central medallion of fruit and flowers enclosed by scroll border and fleur-de-lys corners. Rectangular.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
burlap
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Fruit
fruit
Hooked
hooking
Medallion
RUG
rugs
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
52 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1709
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12574

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