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Hooked Rug

Description

Wool on (probably) linen backing. Tan ground with flowering plant at each corner and angled toward the center. Central oval configuration of flowers and foliage with four large red blossoms at center. Small brass rings on narrow end, probably for use as a wall hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Floor Covering
Descriptive terms
Hooked
Probably linen (material)
Rug
rugs
Textile
wool (textile)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
40 (W), 35 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.219
Credit Line
Estate of Guido R. Perera
GUSN
253102

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