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Carpet

1998.320 (RS23594)

Description

Brussels carpet w/ pattern of flowers in medallions and border of bleeding hearts. Border attached in strips 16 1/2" wide. Background--beige. Flowers and designs--red. Leaves and designs--green. Central floral design w/ either circular wreath or 4 ringed wreath. Backside shows rug strips at border stitching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CARPET
carpets
weaving
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Dimensions
160.5 x 114.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.320
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20100

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