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Table Rug

Description

Of rectangular form with a green-beige border enclosed on a beige field with a spray of pink and peach colored roses with pale green, bottle green and olive leaves. The floral spray is a raised "Waldoboro" type. It is bound in brown cotton woven tape and lined with evenweave beige cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
burlap
clipping (trimming)
cotton (textile)
hooking
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Burlap
burlap
Clipped
clipping (trimming)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Hooked
hooking
Rose
rose (genus)
RUG, TABLE
table linens
Waldoboro
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
18 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.492
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2467

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