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Hooked Rug

1949.1054 (RS31880)

Description

Rectangular hooked rug bound with wide striped twill; blue and white variegated border. Polychrome striped background with a two-masted ship at left and a three-masted ship at right, both with full sails. Large bird, probably a gull, at center and far left; smaller bird flies at right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1899
Location of origin
USA
Material
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
hooking
Rug
rugs
sailing ships
wool (textile)
Dimensions
24 1/2 x 68 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.1054
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
241765

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