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Description

Rectangular shape w/ red, yellow, pink and green floral border design w/ red edging. Central design of randomly patterned circuloid floral elements, in polychrome embroidery. Printed backing. Front piece in 6 vertical sections. Printed blue mark stamped at top right--cannot decipher. Probably middle-eastern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
coverlets
HANGING
Linen
linen (material)
Persian
Persian (culture)
Possibly wool (textile)
Wool
Dimensions
65.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1411
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26200

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