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Floorcloth Fragment

Description

Two half-moon shaped fragments of floorcloth; jute, linen or burlap painted with oil paint and varnish; brown, beige, black, red and green repeating floral pattern; nail holes around edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1880
Material
burlap
jute (fiber)
linen (material)
paint (coating)
varnish
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Baldwinville (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
floor cloths
Floorcloth
floral patterns
paint (coating)
Painted
Possibly burlap
Possibly jute (fiber)
Possibly linen (material)
varnish
Dimensions
5 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.44AB
Credit Line
Gift of Sumpter Priddy III
GUSN
265587

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