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Description

Each of near square form with medallion centers of beige with green and madder meander and smaller red, green, blue and beige. It has conforming medallions on a dark blue field with connected octagons of yellow and rose and tiny quatrafoil devices within a sawtooth inner border and beige outer border with stylized ovids in shades of blue, red, and green. The edges bound with red-rose wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
knotting
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Knotted
knotting
MAT, TABLE
mats (furniture coverings)
table linens
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
19.5 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.901.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2676

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