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Hooked rug

1949.1048 (RS120131)

Description

Rectangular hand hooked rug w/ brown binding. Divided into 15 large squares, eight of which are further divided into four blocks each. Five of the larger squares have a red star on brown and white flecked background. Remaining two large squares have floral motif on tan ground. Small blocks have various motifs of hearts, trees, flower basket, leaf, etc. on polychrome backgrounds.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
foliation (pattern)
hooking
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
flower baskets
foliation (pattern)
Fruit Basket
Heart
hearts (motifs)
Hooked
hooking
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
RUG
rugs
Star
stars
Tree
trees
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
40.625 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1048
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
22187

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